Microbiome Working Group

Date: Friday 18 October 2019
Time: 08:00 – 10:00
Chairs: Maija Kohonen-Corish (Australia), Phil Quirke (UK)

Time Session
08:00 – 08:15 Introduction to the microbiome and bowel cancer – Phil Quirke (UK)
08:15 – 08:30 Whole genome and low resolution sequencing reveals the microbiome of colorectal cancer – Henry Wood (UK)
08:30 – 08:45 Does the microbiome have a role in screening for bowel cancer – Caroline Young (UK)
08:45 – 09:05 Insights into the importance of the microbiome from mouse models – Jawara Allen (USA)
09:05 – 09:20 New model of CMS4 colon cancer reveals high expression of Immunity-Related GTPases in response to microbiome translocation in the mouse colon – Maija Kohonen-Corish (Australia)
09:20 – 09:35 Preliminary data on oral and fecal microbiota in patients affected by Lynch syndrome – Giulia Martina Cavestro (Italy)
09:35 – 10:00 Group discussion
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