11.
nov. 2021
The 8th National Microbiota Conference
We are very happy to welcome you to the 8th National Microbiota Conference on microbiota in health and disease.

More information and registration options will be posted shortly. In the meantime, please check out our previous conferences

Agenda

12:30-12:35

Welcome
Johannes Hov, Marius Trøseid
Research Institute for Internal Medicine, OUH

12:35-13:20

Keynote lecture:
Mahesh Desai
Luxembourg Institute of Health
"Mechanisms of microbiome-led mucosal barrier dysfunction in intestinal diseases"

13:20-13:30

Break

13:30-13:45

Hedda Hoel
Research Institute for Internal Medicine, OUH
"Elevated markers of gut leakage and inflammasome activation in COVID-19 patients with cardiac involvement"

13:45-14:00

Ayodeji Awoyemi
Center for Clinical Heart Research, OUH
"Effect of Probiotics and Antibiotics on markers of Gut Leakage in Heart Failure patients with Reduced ejection fraction - Results from the randomized controlled GutHeart trial"

14:00-14:15

Erica Persson Teige
BrainGut, HUH
"Short- and extended effects of a low FODMAP diet on symptoms and short-chained fatty acids in patients with irritable bowel syndrome"

14:15-14:25

Break

14:25-14:45

Phillip Pope
MEMO, NMBU
"Designer fibres for beneficial microbes: a path to microbiome modulation?"

14:45-15:00

Brian Chung
Research Institute for Internal Medicine, OUH
"Altered immune recognition of gut bacteria by immunoglobulins in early systemic sclerosis"

15:00-15:15

Rajesh Shigdel
Dept. of Clinical Science, HUH
"Association of oral microbiome in patients with asthma"

15:15-15:25

Johannes Hov, Marius Trøseid
Research Institute for Internal Medicine, OUH
"Covid-19 and microbiome research: obstacles and opportunities"

15:25-15:30

Johannes Hov, Marius Trøseid
Research Institute for Internal Medicine, OUH
Closing remarks