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A Gut Feeling

There are more microbes in your gut than there are cells in your body. Which, for all you germaphobes out there, is probably a little unnerving. 2,531 more words


How do antibodies in breast milk get into babies?

Value Of Transplacental Versus Breast Milk Antibodies: Babies acquire maternal antibodies in utero and through breast milk. Breast milk antibody absorption is a minor, not major, source of circulating antibodies in the newborn (1). 812 more words


World’s oldest fossils found in Greenland

From an article in the New York Times, August 31, 2016:

Geologists in Greenland have discovered evidence for ancient life in rocks that are 3.7 billion years old. 71 more words

Biological Farming Seminar: Soil Microbiology

When looking at your field, what do you see? Would you be able to tell me exactly what’s going on – if there’s a problem, if things are going great? 219 more words


The Unseen - The New Yorker

JUNE 20, 2016 ISSUE
By Raffi Khatchadourian

Millions of microbes are yet to be discovered. Will one hold the ultimate cure? 21 more words


The Rise of Personalized Medicine

I am sure we all know someone who has googled their stuffy nose and come back claiming to have cancer. I myself am guilty of this very thing. 258 more words