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.

Featured Services

Microfluidics high-throughput qPCR for detection of Bifidobacterium species

Digital PCR

First Friday Microbiome Seminar

When: October 5, 2018 at 12 pm
Where: 124 Isaac Taylor Hall




The North Carolina Microbiome Consortium

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

Congratulations to our McNair Scholar Joshua Simpson!


Instruments available in the Microbiome Core Facility: