“Spit for Science and Nose Pick for Progress: The Human Microbiome Comes Alive at Forsyth”
April 13 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
One event on April 14, 2019 at 9:00am
Join Forsyth microbiologists to learn about the bacteria that live on your body.
Over 700 types of “bugs” are found in human mouths! Attendees will have a chance to take bacteria from their mouth and nose and see their own microbiome. Forsyth will also showcase its one-of-a kind technique that creates high-resolution maps of bacterial “forests.”
Finally, by nose picking for progress, attendees will have the opportunity to contribute to what could become the world’s largest database of nasal bacteria!
Cost: Free. Drop In.