IMMUNOMET focuses on the gut microbiota of the diabetic Irish population. It is one of national projects that are part of the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine (DAFM) Food for Health Research Initiative (FHRI). Click on the links to learn more about the FHRI projects currently underway.

The human body relies on vast numbers of microbes to function efficiently and healthily. IMMUNOMET is one of several worldwide projects that hope to catalogue the microbiota of the human gut. Click on the links to learn more about some of the microbiome projects around the world.


IMMUNOMET is a collaborative effort by scientists and clinicians in several departments at University College Cork, University College Dublin, Teagasc Moorepark Food Research Centre, Fermoy, Univeristy of Limerick and Galway University Hospitals. Click on the links below to learn more about the participating partners.