Our 2017 agenda is still being put together for you, but while you wait, here's a look at what our team is currently researching! 

Gut Microbiota in Health and Disease

  • Connections to IBD and IBS
  • Gut microbiota transplantation
  • Innate immune system and host-pathogen Interaction
  • Associations of obesity and metabolic disease
  • The virome and the role in health and disease
  • Role of synthetic biology
  • Gut-brain interactions - depression, anxiety and autism?
  • Development of bacteriophage therapeutics
  • Effect of Antibiotic Treatment on the Gut Microbiome

Commercialization of the Microbiome

  • Venture capital and microbiome investment
  • Pharma and the microbiome
  • Crowd funding and other fundraising options
  • Investment models and current market opportunities
  • Necessary QC and regulatory approaches
  • Development, application & acquisition of technology platforms within the microbiome space

Skin and Oral Microbiota

  • Diversity of skin communities
  • Panel: Developing skin microbiota-mediated therapeutic approaches
  • Bioinformatics analysis
  • Interactions between host genotype and microbial abundances
  • Probiotic approaches to treat skin disorders
  • Skin and scalp microbiomes
  • Case studies and therapeutic potential in acne, eczema, atopic dermatitis, and microbiomes of chronic and acute wounds
  • Oral cancer associated microbiome
  • Development and Evaluation of Probiotics for Oral Disease

Vaginal Microbiota

  • Microbiome of the female urogenital tract and pregnancy
  • Research into the microbiome an HIV
  • Understanding the Implications of the Vaginal Microbiome in Poor Pregnancy Outcomes

Lung Microbiota

  • Microbiota in Cystic Fibrosis, COPD, asthma
  • New therapeutic possibilities for lung disease
  • Early Respiratory Microbiota Composition Determines Bacterial Succession Patterns and Respiratory Health in Children




Early life Microbiota

  • The Role of the Early Life Microbiota in Host Development
  • Dysbiosis Anticipating Necrotizing Enterocolitis in Very Premature Infants






Get involved

If you'd like to become an exhibitor or sponsor at the event,
contact Juan-Pablo Torres
on tel: +1 646 619 1795  or juanpablo.torres@terrapinn.com