Media Coverage

2022

  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Microbiome experts warn of an ‘invisible extinction’ of gut bacteria that’s harming human health
  • RTS: Rencontre avec Pascale Vonaesch grande spécialiste du microbiote
  • Swissinfo: Saving microbial diversity, one stool sample at a time (available in EN, DE, FR, IT, AR, PT, JP)
  • Science: Studies of human microbiome have ignored the developing world, potentially compromising treatments
  • RFI: PALOP participam no projecto mundial de criação de “Arca de Noé microbiana”
  • Diário de Notícias: Uma corrida contra o tempo para salvar micróbios essenciais à vida humana


2021

  • NIEHS: Scientists explore exposures, microbiome, and nervous system
  • NZZ Magazin: Aus diesen Stuhlproben wird vielleicht einmal Gold
  • Muy Interesante: Un arca de Noé en tu cuerpo


2020

  • Newswise: “Microbial Noah’s Ark” Initiative Should Move to Next Phase, Study Finds
  • Digital Trends: Noah’s Ark, but for germs. Inside the plan to build a doomsday bank of bacteria
  • Microbiologia Italia: “Microbiota Vault”: l’arca di Noè per salvare la diversità microbica
  • Daily Express: ‘Noah’s Ark for germs’ Scientist preparing for doomsday by building huge bacteria vault
  • HowStuffWorks: Scientists Call for a Global Germ Bank
  • 20 Minuten: Schweiz als Standort für «Arche Noah für Mikroorganismen» im Gespräch
  • Publico: Vai ser criado um cofre para os micróbios da humanidade
  • ElNuevoDia: Un Arca de Noé para los microbios
  • ScienceNews: Scientists want to build a Noah’s Ark for the human microbiome
  • Blick: Schweiz als Standort für «Arche Noah der Mikroorganismen»
  • Heidi.News: EXCLUSIF — Un bunker de l’armée suisse pourrait devenir l’Arche de Noé du microbiote humain
  • Higgs: Warum Tausende von Fäkalproben in einem Schweizer Bunker aufbewahrt werden sollen
  • LeTemps: La Suisse, terre d’accueil pour une arche de Noé microbienne?


2019


2018

  • The Washington Post: The silent microbiome crisis
  • NPR: A Frozen Idea To Save Helpful Germs From Disasters
  • ScienceDaily: Scientists call for microbial ‘Noah’s Ark’ to protect global health
  • Bloomberg: Scientists Urge Doomsday Vault for ‘Good’ Germs
  • U.S. News & World Report: Can a ‘Noah’s Ark’ of Microbes Save the World’s Health?
  • Business Insider: Scientists want to build a doomsday vault of germs that could one day help save humanity
  • The Daily Mail: Scientists reveal plan to create doomsday ‘Noah’s Ark’ for good germs to protect humanity against future disease
  • The Guardian: Build ‘Noah’s ark’ for beneficial gut microbes, scientists say
  • IFL Science!: Scientists Want To Create A “Noah’s Ark” Of Bacteria To Protect The Future Of Global Health
  • Inverse: A Doomsday Vault for Seeds Isn’t Enough, We’ll Also Need One for Our Germs

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