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Monthly Archives: October 2016

Our Microbiome

Dr. Justin Sonnenburg is an expert on the bacteria living in our digestive system, and an associate professor at the School of Medicine at Stanford University.  Recently interviewed by Environmental Nutrition, Dr. Sonnenburg said we have 100 times more genes in our microbial genome than in our own human genome, adding, “We are a fancy culturing flask.”   Our [...]