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Date(s) - 09 Sep 2020
2:30 pm - 4:00 pm


The microbiome plays a crucial role in the regulation of human health. Major advances have been made in our understanding of the impact of the microbiome on drug metabolism and on a variety of diseases. This webinar will provide an overview of the role of the microbiome with a specific focus on healthcare and will include real-life case studies covering oncology and drug metabolism.


Date: Wednesday, 9 September 2020
Time: 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm BST / 9:30am – 11:00am EDT




14:30     Housekeeping

Zahid Tharia, Consultant, Pistoia Alliance


14:35    Chairman’s introduction

John Wise, Consultant, Pistoia Alliance


14.40     The Microbiome and Healthcare

Michael Zimmermann, Group Leader, EMBL


15.00     The Role of the Gut Microbiome in Tumour Growth and Response to Immunotherapy

Jackie Papkoff, CSO, Assembly Biosciences


15.20     Microbiome and Drug Metabolism With a Focus on Herbal Medicine

Manuela Pausan, Postdoc, Bayer


15.35     Panel Discussion

Manuela Pausan, Postdoc, Bayer

Jackie Papkoff, CSO, Assembly Biosciences

Michael Zimmermann, Group Leader, EMBL

Olaf Kelber, Principal Scientist Phytomedicines, Bayer


16:00     Close

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