Microbiomes at the World Economic Forum

DavosAngela, Dan Buckley (Department of Soil Science) and Ilana Brito (Department of Biomedical Engineering) present an Ideas Lab on the topic of Microbiomes at the World Economic Forum. Our presentations and discussion address how microbiome research is shaping our understanding of soil and plant health, and animal, including human, health, and offer the prospect of novel medical therapies, novel strategies to control insect pests, and routes for improved crop production. The video of our Ideas Lab is available here, and other Ideas Labs presented by colleagues from different institutions are available here.

A report on this event in the Cornell Chronicle is available here