News Release 18-032
Federal partners release Interagency Strategic Plan for Microbiome Research
Interagency group seeks collaboration to accelerate research in critical emerging areas of science and engineering
Microbiomes play critical roles in natural systems, from coral reefs to human bodies.
The coral Diploastrea heliopora, whose dome-shaped colonies can reach sizes of up to 5 meters across, were the subject of an NSF-supported microbiome study led by Pennsylvania State University. Find out more about this image in the NSF Multimedia Gallery. https://www.nsf.gov/news/mmg/mmg_disp.jsp?med_id=81497
Credit: Ryan McMinds, Oregon State University
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