Microbiota in pancreatic health and disease

Microbiota in pancreatic health and disease

The next frontier in microbiome research Diseases intrinsic to the pancreas such as pancreatitis, pancreatic cancer and type 1 diabetes mellitus impart substantial health and financial burdens on society but identification of novel mechanisms contributing to these...
Milestones in gut microbiome science in 2019

Milestones in gut microbiome science in 2019

The human microbiome has not only captured the attention of scientists, but also of health professionals and the lay press. Although initial studies focused on characterizing the intestinal microbiome in the context of health and disease and the influence of...
Intestinal microbiota and colorectal carcinoma

Intestinal microbiota and colorectal carcinoma

Implications for pathogenesis, diagnosis, and therapy  Colorectal cancer (CRC) is one of the most frequently diagnosed cancers and leading cause of cancer-related deaths worldwide. In recent years, there has been a growing realization that lifestyle plays a major role...
Chemotherapy-induced neuroinflammation

Chemotherapy-induced neuroinflammation

Chemotherapy-induced neuroinflammation is associated with disrupted colonic and bacterial homeostasis in female mice Chemotherapy treatment negatively affects the nervous and immune systems and alters gastrointestinal function and microbial composition. Outside of the...