2022 DBS Webinar Series Episode 5: The Gut Microbiome in Konzo

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June 22, 2022 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM



2022 DBS Webinar Series Episode 5
The Gut Microbiome in Konzo
June 22, 2022, 02:00 PM Kuala Lumpur

The focus of the talk will be to expand our understanding of the role that the gut microbiome plays in modulating konzo and other food related disabilities.
This particular disease is triggered by a monotonous diet of cassava in the Democratic Republic of Congo, and while despite being highly understudied the implications for a reliance on cassava as a staple food source is of global health concern.

Resource speaker: Dr. Matthew Bramble

Registration link: https://tinyurl.com/rna9y3mh

Source: University of the Philippines Visayas