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The primary shield: role of our microbes in health and diseases

Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm


Yasmine Belkaid, Ph.D.
Director NIAID Microbiome Program
Chief Mucosal Immunology Section
National Institute of Health, NIAID


Dr. Belkaid work explores the field of immune regulation and has defined fundamental mechanisms that regulate tissue homeostasis and host immune responses. Her work uncovered key roles for the commensal microbiota and dietary factors in the maintenance of tissue immunity and protection to pathogens.

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