Research Mission

Dr. Geoffrey Hannigan has a passion for combining molecular and computational
techniques to understand the ecology of the human microbiome and virome, and how
they impact health and disease. His research aims to positively impact the medical
field by characterizing the complex ecology of human bacterial and viral communities,
and to translate those findings into clinical solutions. READ MORE

News & Press

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Publications are the tangible manifestations of our research. Explore the results of our studies.

Prophage Blog

Providing perspectives and thoughtful discussions about bacteria, bacteriophages, computers, and science.


Programs are the backbone of human microbiome research. Explore a variety of bioinformatics resources.

Open Resources

We all benefit when we share our knowledge. Explore some open scientific resources.

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