Growth in GnotobioticsResearch in gnotobiotic rodents and other animal models is a growing field. The rise in microbiome studies is likely responsible for this increase. This gnotobiotic renaissance has fueled exponential growth in the number of institutions operating or making plans for gnotobiotic facilities and a demand for more education.
The non-profit organization, the Association for Gnotobiotics, is answering this need for gnotobiotic knowledge by publishing its first members newsletter. Featuring a variety of topics and resources, this bulletin is a valuable publication for those starting gnotobiotic facilities as well as seasoned researchers.