Axenic service


The role of the microbiome in health and disease

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INFRAFRONTIER axenic (germ-free) service

INFRAFRONTIER pilot platforms and services supporting microbiome research

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Derivation of germ-free mice (axenic service)

INFRAFRONTIER2020 Project - Trans-national Access call December 2018

Call information and application form


Context and aim of the call

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Institutions and facilities

An overview of of axenic service and gnotobiology platforms in Europe

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Definition of key gnotobiology terms

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Selected literature illustrating recent advances in disentangling mouse genotype and microbiota contribution to phenotypes

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The protocol on the production of germ-free mice is provided by the Gulbenkian Institute.

Germ-free mouse production


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