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The gut microbiota and allergy

Allergies have increased substantially within the past century, with a greater influence on those who live in developed Western countries. A number of theories and hypotheses have been proposed to figure out why this is occurring. 758 more words


Well-Fed Microbiome Cookbook Update

It’s now been more than three months since the launch of The Well-Fed Microbiome Cookbook. And what an amazing three months it’s been! From start to finish, the book was a really fun project — a nice break from the technical writing and ghostwriting I do in my daily work. 235 more words

Invisible allies for healthy juvenile growth

Break submission by Martin Schwarzer, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Institut de génomique fonctionnelle de Lyon, Ecole Normale Supérieure de Lyon, CNRS and Université Claude Bernard Lyon, Lyon. 824 more words

Health & Physiology

Belgian Nursing Home Survey of Clostridium difficile Presence and Gut Microbiota Composition

  • Cristina Rodriguez+
  • Bernard Taminiau†,
  • Nicolas Korsak,
  • Véronique Avesani,
  • Johan Van Broeck,
  • Philippe Brach,
  • Michel Delmée and
  • Georges Daube

†Contributed equally

BMC MicrobiologyBMC series – open, inclusive and trusted2016… 688 more words

C. Diff. Research & Development

It’s a Gut Feeling: What is our Gut Bacteria telling our Brain?

You have probably heard and given the sage advice to appreciate the little things in life. The message of the next few paragraphs is exactly that but I am referring to bacteria, the invisible but invincible little buggers. 2,875 more words


Cold adaptation: gut bacteria can make the difference

Break submission by Daniele Guido, PhD student, Department of Cell Physiology and Metabolism, University of Geneva, Switzerland

If someone told you that in our body we harbour billions of bacteria, surely you would feel mocked, but it’s true! 652 more words

Health & Physiology

Gut Health

We have all heard the famous saying –
“you are what you eat”.
But when we talk about gut health it would be more accurate to say – 846 more words