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The microbiota regulates the immune system and inflammation

In recent years, science has focused much attention on the effects of intestinal flora on our health, being increasingly aware of its importance. Now, scientists Mayara Grizotte-Lake, Guo Zhong, Kellyanne Duncan, Irina Smolenski, Nina Isoherranen, Jay Kirkwood,...

Gut microbiome in digestive health: a new frontier in research

Research on the gut microbiome is one of the most promising areas of science today. In a new special issue of Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology, the American Gastroenterological Association (AGA) has taken the deep-dive into the gut microbiome that both...

The top of Gut Microbiota News Watch 2018

During 2018, great advances were made in intestinal microbiota research. With more than 50 articles published on this platform, the GMFH editing team offers them a retrospective look at what has happened over the past 12 months. The most viewed articles on...

Many Non-Antibiotic Drugs Affect Gut Bacteria

Antibiotics are known to influence the growth of bacteria in the human body. But new research led by a team at the European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL) in Germany suggests that more than 200 non-antibiotic medicines with human-cell targets, from...