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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

Edited by Carlos Rivera-Rivera, Scientific Editor — TheScienceBreaker… 667 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 – 847 more words

Why do people have such different microbiomes from one another?

Discussing a computational approach to answering what controls inter-individual variability in the human microbiome.

Modulating human microbial communities continues to be an area of intense academic and entrepreneurial interest because of the role of the human microbiome in determining health and disease. 193 more words


Gut microbiota: an Indicator to Gastrointestinal Tract Diseases



Gut microbiota is predicted to play a key role in manifestation of gastrointestinal tract cancers. The human gastrointestinal tract is a complex and abundant network of microbial community. 190 more words


New issue of Animal Frontiers

The July 2016 issue of Animal Frontiers is now available online. The theme of the issue is “Gut Microbiota, Diet, and Health: Application to Livestock and Companion Animals.” View the  239 more words

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New summary from July Animal Frontiers

By Lucy Schroeder

American Society of Animal Science Communications Intern

For over sixty years, it has been known that treating livestock with low doses of antibiotics can increase growth rate. 314 more words

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