Core Facility Microbiome

pictures: top left Astrid Eckert / TUM, bottom left Eva Rath, right Andreas Heddergott / TUM

The Microbiome Core Facility is dedicated to researching the complex links between intestinal microbiota and their host organisms. The Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) enables the scientists to carry out complete analyses of the intestinal bacterial community (microbiome). The Core Facility team has expert knowledge in the areas of microbiology, microbial ecology, bacterial genetics, high-throughput sequencing and bioinformatics.