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Understanding the microbiota in the midst of Renaissance architecture and olive groves


Leading scientists working on the microbiome gathered in an October 2012 meeting in Baeza, Spain, to discuss recent advances in the understanding of the role of the microbiota in immunity, pathogen colonization, metabolism and disease.

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Figure 1: Group photo of meeting participants.
Figure 2: Central patio of the Palacio de Jabalquinto in Baeza, where the meeting was held.


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Guarner, F., Hooper, L. & Núñez, G. Understanding the microbiota in the midst of Renaissance architecture and olive groves. Nat Immunol 14, 101–105 (2013).

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