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Microbiota and Metabolic syndrome

This is a timely study that is on the topic of this week’s lecture.

Their findings suggest that certain bacteria are related to the metabolic syndrome, and it suggests that contact with farm animal s also changes the gut microbiota of humans, with implications for the hygiene hypothesis.

 

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Joe Alcock

Emergency Physician, Educator, Researcher, interested in the microbiome, evolution, and medicine

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