• Refining Current Human Microbiome Research Practices

    The main goal of human gut microbiome research is to accurately represent the human gut environment, but current practice may be failing without considering stool processing and storage conditions. Many diseases like inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), obesity, and diabetes have been associated wit... View Post
  • Potential Probiotic Therapy in Inflammatory Bowel Disease

    Researcher have found from their animal models of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) that intestinal microflora is crucial in the development of chronic gut inflammation. Specifically, two groups of genetically modified animals were raised in two different environments: one group was raised in a ge... View Post