11:45-12:15:

Interactions between symbiotic microbes, their mammalian host, and invading pathogens

Vanessa Sperandio, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

12:15-12:45:

DISCUSSION

12:45-1:30:

LUNCH

SESSION IV: What More Do We Need to Know about Microbial Community Dynamics?
Moderator: Carole Heilman

1:30-2:00:

Phylogenetic and phylogenomic approaches to studies of microbial communities

Jonathan Eisen, University of California, Davis

2:00-2:30:

Discovery and applications of the metabolic diversity of microbial communities

Jared R. Leadbetter, California Institute of Technology

2:30-3:00:

Statistical tools for integrating community networks, spatial and clinical data

Susan Holmes, Stanford University

3:00-3:30:

Microbial community assembly and dynamics: From acidophilic biofilms to the premature infant gut

Jill Banfield, University of California, Berkeley

3:30-4:00:

Human-microbe mutualism in health and disease

David A. Relman, Stanford University

4:00-4:30:

DISCUSSION

4:30-4:45:

CONCLUDING REMARKS

4:45:

ADJOURN DAY TWO



The National Academies | 500 Fifth St. N.W. | Washington, D.C. 20001
Copyright © National Academy of Sciences. All rights reserved.
Terms of Use and Privacy Statement