The mission of the UNC Microbiome Core is to provide the research community with the facilities and expertise to characterize complex microbial communities and microbial interactions. The Core has state of the art instrumentation and extensively trained personnel that provide support from experimental design to data analysis.

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First Friday Microbiome Seminar

When: March 6, 2020 at 12 pm

Where: Room 6004, Marsico Hall


The North Carolina Microbiome Consortium

Microbiome Symposium will take place on May 15 of 2020

Check out our Keynote Speaker!

Janet Jansson, Chief Scientist for Biology in the Biological Sciences Division and Laboratory Fellow at the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)



Missions and Goals

The North Carolina Microbiome Consortium provides the opportunity for interested and committed participants in academia, industry and the public to seek and share knowledge concerning the science of the microbiome

Instruments available in the Microbiome Core Facility: