By studying the relationship among ethnicity, migration history and the digestive system’s microbiome, researchers hope to gain insights on health disparities in diverse communities.

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  • The ecosystem in immigrants’ guts is shaped by the place they call home
    The first study, published in Nature Medicine in August, compared the gut microbiomes of adults from Amsterdam's six largest ethnic groups. A team led by Mélanie Deschasaux, an epidemiologist at the ...
    11/12/2018 - 7:52 pm | View Link
  • The Ecosystem in Immigrants’ Guts Is Shaped by the Place They Call Home
    Bodies that migrate across borders undergo tremendous change. Immediately, feet alight on alien terrain, ears channel novel sounds and noses breathe in unfamiliar scents. More gradually, daily ...
    11/8/2018 - 4:49 am | View Link
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  • United Themes – Portfolio Management
    When Jim Butler discovered a spectacular strike on May 19, 1900, in a remote central Nevada location that would soon become Tonopah—hordes of miners, prospectors, speculators, capitalists, shopkeepers and other opportunists hurriedly set off for the Silver State, launching a migratory event the West had not witnessed since the discovery of the Comstock Lode in 1859.
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  • Happenings — UnSmoke Systems Artspace
    Morphology, the debut solo exhibition by artist Stephanie Martin, explores the study of forms, shapes, and arrangement of parts of organisms in order to determine their function, development, and how they have been shaped by evolution.Here, Martin exhibits biomorphic expressionistic forms using low fire stoneware and ink drawings. The forms represent new worlds that range from a cellular level ...
    04/17/2019 - 10:39 pm | View Website
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  • Ecology
    Ecology; Ecology addresses the full scale of life, from tiny bacteria to processes that span the entire planet. Ecologists study many diverse and complex relations among species, such as predation and pollination.The diversity of life is organized into different habitats, from terrestrial (middle) to aquatic ecosystems.
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