RESEARCH PROJECT MICROBI-A

ABOUT US

Project “Microbi-A: studying the relationship between the human microbiome and personality traits” aims to correlate aspects of our microbiome, such as the species and number of bacteria that inhabit our body, with some personality traits.

Goal

To understand how bacteria in our body can impact our personality and social behaviour

Relevance

The gut-brain relationship has a great impact on health and disease and its exploration is increasingly relevant

Mission

Contribute to the advancement of Science in the areas of microbiology and neuroscience

NEWS

On October 22, project Microbi-A was featured on the national news! You can read everything here.

Generally, personality refers to the characteristics responsible for the relatively consistent patterns of thinking, feeling

Our body is home to trillions of microorganisms. Contrary to what we’re used to thinking,

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