Checking the wrong box changed the future of OMRF’s newest rheumatologist.
OMRF scientists have redefined how the gut microbiome operates and how our bodies coexist with some of the 100 trillion bacteria that make it up.
As a physician-scientist, Matlock Jeffries will maintain a lab focused on osteoarthritis and will see patients in the foundation’s Rheumatology Center of Excellence.
Mounting research suggests our quest to be clean might make children sicker, not healthier.
The new Genes and Human Disease Research Program will broaden OMRF’s investigation into genetic mechanisms in various diseases.
The center offers researchers the ability to raise and study mice in an environment free of germs and microbes.