transplantation can be effective for recurrent Clostridium difficile
The diversity of germs in the human gut suggests microbiota play a greater role in health than
Fucose may help Salmonella defeat the gut’s natural microbiota
Women's third-trimester microbiota resemble that of people at risk of diabetes
By Will Boggs MD NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Fecal microbiotatransplantation (FMT) appears to be safe and effective forresolving symptoms of recurrent Clostridium difficile infection(CDI), according to a systematic review.
Human microbiota could be behind why deficient diets leave only some children seriously ill.
By Reuters Staff NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - The siblings of patients withCrohn's disease have similar mucosal microbial dysbiosis thatmay contribute to the disease, researchers from UK report.
Direct evidence now shows that gut bacteria play a role in obesity, but the effect depends on a healthy diet
By Will Boggs MD NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Stress-related changes in thematernal vaginal microbiome affect the offspring's gutmicrobiota and metabolic profiles, according to a study in mice.
The Hadza of Tanzania offer a snapshot of the co-adaptive capacity of the gut ecosystem
Everyone's body is brimmingwith bacteria, and these microbes do plenty of good things likebuilding the immune system and helping digestion.
Welcome to the twenty-sixth installment of You Should Know, where I give my own #ScholarSunday salute to Science Bloggers and Blogs you may not yet know about.
Mosquitoes prefer the smell of skin with more abundant--but less diverse--bacterial communities. Sophie Bushwick reports
A small study finds that C-section babies pick up different microbial starter communities than do babies delivered vaginally. Karen Hopkin reports