Welcome to The Rutgers University Microbiome Program (RUMP)! RUMP is located in the Center for Advanced Biotechnology & Medicine at the Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.
The Rutgers University Microbiome Program (RUMP) is a newly established, university-wide initiative that will focus on Microbiome Science Research, Education, Clinical Care, Technology transfer, and Community Outreach. The program aims to achieve excellence and become a national/international leader in an emerging science frontier, that will enhance the education of Rutgers students, enhance the academic standards and reputation of Rutgers University, fuel the economic development of New Jersey, and improve the health of New Jersey residents, and people everywhere.
Veenat Parmar, MPH
Program Administrator - RUMP
679 Hoes Lane West Piscataway, NJ 08854
This is unsupervised hierarchical clustering of the 59 most abundant and differential
miRNAs in studies of type 1 diabetes in NOD mice done by Sandra Yin with
Dr. Xuesong Zhang in Dr Martin Blaser's lab.
This is fluorescence in situ hybridization of commensal bacteria (red) in the mucus layer of the small
intestine (nuclei in blue). The image was taken by a MD/PhD student in Dr. Karen Edelblum's lab, Madeleine Hu.