“Links between diet, the gut microbiota, and health”
Tuesday, April 20, 2021 - 14:00 to 15:00
Dr Alan Walker
The Rowett Institute, University of Aberdeen
Alan Walker is a gut microbiologist and Senior Lecturer/Principal Investigator at The Rowett Institute within the University of Aberdeen. His current research uses a combination of anaerobic culturing and DNA sequencing techniques to better characterise gut microbial communities, with a particular focus on interactions between host diet and the gut microbiota, and on the roles that diet-responsive gut bacteria may play in both health and disease.