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Welcome to Forethought India One-on-One Courses. Our program is designed to provide students with the skills and knowledge necessary to excel in their chosen profession. Our instructor for this course is Professor Ian Goodfellow at University of Cambridge.


Explore the fascinating world of "Microbial Marvels: Harnessing Nature's Tiniest Powerhouses" in this comprehensive course. Delve into the intricate realm of microbes, from understanding their diverse roles in ecosystems and human health to their applications in various industries. Uncover the mechanisms of microbial metabolism, genetic adaptation, and their interactions within communities. Discover cutting-edge topics like synthetic biology, phage therapy, and the ethical considerations surrounding microbial research. From the basic understanding of the invisible microbial world to the exploration of space microbiology and future frontiers, this course provides a holistic perspective on the impact, potential, and future directions of microbial studies. Join us on this engaging journey, as we unlock the limitless potential of these tiny yet powerful entities in our world.


At the end of the program, students will receive a certificate & performance letter by the educator indicating that they have completed the program and acquired the necessary skills and knowledge to excel in their chosen profession.

Microbial Marvels: Harnessing Nature's Tiniest Powerhouses, by Ian Goodfellow

  • Ian Goodfellow is Professor of Virology and Deputy Head of Department (Pathology). His research focuses on the mechanisms of RNA virus replication and pathogenesis as well as the identification of control measures for the prevention or treatment of infections. His lab es