Frances Salisbury - Feb 08, 2024

Yoni Health: the medical secrets of menstrual blood

Menstrual effluent contains a wealth of scientific info, including..

Amelia Jones - Feb 07, 2024

Fertile Ground: Tapping into the Potential of the Female Microbiome

Healthcare systems around the world have historically been designed..

Rebecca Brooks - Jan 22, 2024

One Health and the role of the microbiome

Traditionally, clinical microbiology focused on the role of..

Rebecca Brooks - Oct 06, 2023

Supporting Guts UK and their research into the gut microbiome

We’re pleased to announce that we have started a new charity..

Eliot Ward - Jul 14, 2023

The secrets of the oral microbiome

More than 700 species of bacteria live in our mouths. The mysteries..

Alice Jefferies - May 04, 2023

The ball is rolling at the FDA for microbiome therapies

The FDA was busy last week! Off the back of the first approval for..

Natalie Vaughan - Feb 23, 2023

Microbiome claims around the world: how to define your microbe?

A booming commercial interest in harnessing the human microbiome for..

Eliot Ward - Dec 01, 2022

Welcome to the market, FMT

On Wednesday 30 November 2022, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration..

Eliot Ward - Sep 12, 2022

Regulatory challenges for microbiome therapeutics in the EU and beyond – focus on FMT

One of the oldest known microbiome-based therapeutics, faecal..

Katie Dale - Jul 28, 2022

Bugs helping drugs beat cancer – harnessing the microbiome for immunotherapy

In recent years the field of cancer immunotherapy has exploded in..

Ine Vanderleyden - May 06, 2022

Replacing the bad with the good – an IP perspective on microbial consortia

Our body hosts trillions of microorganisms that are essential to many..

Jo Cripps - Jun 08, 2021

Need to Know: why your virome holds enormous value

Our bodies play host to a complex network of viruses, many of which..

Fay Allen - Apr 19, 2021

What is the cancer microbiome?

The “microbiome” is commonly associated with the gut microbiome, but..

Joseph Newcombe - Oct 29, 2020

Personalising medicine based on gut reaction

No, we are not talking about jumping to conclusions, but the..

Eliot Ward - Mar 25, 2020

Microbiome: Meet your multitude

The health and wellbeing of each of us depends upon a number of vast..

Camille Terfve - Mar 18, 2020

Bioinformatics - science's big secret

Now deeply woven into the fabric of biological research,..