African Population Genomic Structure: Impact of diet, geography, and ancestry on the gut microbiome

Overview (Content and Syllabus etc): 
The presentation will generally illustrate the application of integrative genomics approaches for genetic and phenotypic diversity studies in Africa with a focus on gut microbiome. It will highlight the importance and ELSI of gut microbiome research. The field methodology of fecal collection and storage shall form a key part of this presentation. The presentation will end with some data generated from previous collections from three African countries.
Webinar organisers.Organizing body contact details: 
NIH Environmental Health WG H3A Coordinating Centre, Rolanda.Julius @uct.ac.za
Name of the Speaker: 
Eric Mbunwe
Length of discussion: 
10 minutes or more
Event Theme/Subject Category: 
Genomics
Host H3Africa Project/Organizations/H3Africa Working Group: 
Other
Type of Training/Opportunity: 
H3Africa Webinar
Dates of Event: 
Friday, January 25, 2019 - 16:00 to 17:00
City of Venue: 
n/a