Microbe Talk - AI: a useful tool or dangerous unstoppable force?

Posted on August 8, 2023   by Clare Baker

For this episode of Microbe Talk, Clare is tackling the topic of AI in Microbial Genomics research. So what better time than now, to give AI a chance to generate the description?


*The below description was generated by Chat GPT*

In this captivating episode of Microbe Talk, your host Clare delves into the cutting-edge realm of microbial genomics and its fascinating intersection with artificial intelligence. Joining her in this stimulating discussion are two remarkable experts, Niamh Tumelty and Andrew Page, who are at the forefront of AI-driven advancements in microbial research.

Whether you're an AI aficionado, a genomics guru, or simply curious about the future of scientific discovery, this episode promises to spark your imagination and provide unparalleled insights. Join us on this journey into the realm where technology and biology intertwine, and witness the dawn of a new era in microbial research.

Tune in to Microbe Talk and embark on an intellectual adventure that bridges the gap between AI and microbial genomics.

Further information

Music: Space Chillout by penguinmusic from Pixabay

Niamh and Andrew's guest editorial, published in Microbial Genomics can be found on the Microbiology Society Journals website here.

Niamh and Andrew's podcasts:



Niamh and Andrew's Twitter accounts:

twitter.com/niamhtumelty ⁠

twitter.com/andrewjpage ⁠

You can read the full transcript here.