Canadian Microbiome Initiative

Canadian Institutes of Health Research Institute of Infection and Immunity (CIHR-III) is leading the Canadian Microbiome Initiative (CMI) in collaboration with stakeholders and partners. Through a a coordinated and focused research effort, and the goals of the initiative are to analyze and characterize the microorganisms that colonize the human body and its potential alteration during chronic disease state.

Contact information

For more information on the Initiative contact:

Marc-Étienne Joseph
Associate, Institute Strategic Initiatives
CIHR Institute of Infection and Immunity
Telephone: 613-954-1965
Fax: 613-954-1800