December 30, 2017

Enjoy your daily dose of (mostly human gut) microbiome literature!

General microbiome

Q&A: Friends (but sometimes foes) within: the complex evolutionary ecology of symbioses between host and microbes – Nicole Gerardo, BMC Biology

The Dark Side of IFN-γ: Its Role in Promoting Cancer Immunoevasion – Marija Mojic, International Journal of Molecular Sciences

Two-stage pretreatment of excess sludge for electricity generation in microbial fuel cell – Yi Zhang, Environmental Technology

Human respiratory microbiome

Azithromycin versus placebo for the treatment of HIV-associated chronic lung disease in children and adolescents (BREATHE trial): study protocol for a randomised controlled trial – Carmen Gonzalez-Martinez, BMC Biology

Human skin microbiome

Characterization of the facial microbiome in twins discordant for rosacea – Asifa K. Zaidi, Experimental Dermatology

Human oral microbiome

Oral health in geroscience: animal models and the aging oral cavity – Jonathan Y. An, GeroScience

Extracellular matrix Influence in Streptococcus mutans gene expression in a cariogenic biofilm – Elkin Jahir Florez Salamanca, Molecular Oral Microbiology

Human gut microbiome

The Microbiome–Gut–Behavior Axis: Crosstalk Between the Gut Microbiome and Oligodendrocytes Modulates Behavioral Responses – Achilles Ntranos, Neurotherapeutics

Antibiotics Associated Disorders and Postbiotics Induced Rescue in Gut Health – Debarati Paul, Current Pharmaceutical Design

We are not alone in our body: insights into the involvement of microbiota in the etiopathogenesis and pharmacology of mental illness –  Claudia Pisanu, Current Drug Metabolism

Global transcriptional landscape and promoter mapping of the gut commensal Bifidobacterium breve UCC2003 – Francesca Bottacini, BMC Genomics

Microbiota dysbiosis in inflammatory bowel diseases: in silico investigation of the oxygen hypothesis – Michael A. Henson, BMC Systems Biology

Gut microbiota: Fibre restores healthy gut microbiota – Alan Morris, Nature Reviews Endocrinology

The human microbiome in evolution – Emily R. Davenport, BMC Biology

Clinical characteristics and long-term prognosis of elderly onset ulcerative colitis – Eun Mi Song, Gastroenterology and Hepatology

Environmental contributions to gastrointestinal and liver cancer in the Asia–Pacific region – Kwang-Pil Ko, Gastroenterology and Hepatology

Effect of oral tobacco use and smoking on outcomes of Crohn’s disease in India – Umang Arora, Gastroenterology and Hepatology

Irritable bowel syndrome in Asia: Pathogenesis, natural history, epidemiology, and management – Kok-Ann Gwee, Gastroenterology and Hepatology

Rifaximin has minor effects on bacterial composition, inflammation, and bacterial translocation in cirrhosis: A randomized trial – Nina Kimer, Gastroenterology and Hepatology

The role of the microbiome and the use of probiotics in gastrointestinal disorders in adults in the Asia-Pacific region – background and recommendations of a regional consensus meeting – Uday C Ghoshal, Gastroenterology and Hepatology

Animal experiments

Inclusion of Bacillus amyloliquefaciensstrain TOA5001 in the diet of broilers suppresses the symptoms of coccidiosis by modulating intestinal microbiota – Takamitsu Tsukahara, Animal Science Journal

Characterization of the cervical bacterial community in dairy cows with metritis and during different physiological phases – Yu Wang, Theriogenology

Replacement of alfalfa hay (Medicago sativa L.) with subabul (Leucaena leucocephala) leaf meal in diets of Najdi goats: effect on digestion activity of rumen microorganisms – Tahereh Mohammadabadi, Tropical Animal Health and Production

Animal microbiome

Individual- and Species-Specific Skin Microbiomes in Three Different Estrildid Finch Species Revealed by 16S Amplicon Sequencing – Kathrin Engel, Microbial Ecology

Plant, root, and soil microbiome

Changes of microbial population and N-cycling function genes with depth in three Chinese paddy soils – Huanhuan Wang, PLOS One

Water and extremophile microbiome

Candidatus Nitrosocaldus cavascurensis, an ammonia oxidizing, extremely thermophilic archaeon with a highly mobile genome – Sophie S Abby, bioRxiv

Microbes in the news

Artificial intelligence identifies bacteria images quickly, accurately – Greg Slabodkin, Health Data Management

Microbes on the market

Assembly Biosciences, Inc. (ASMB) Reaches $45.08 After 7.00% Up Move; GEOX SPA (GXSBF) Shorts Raised By 18.36% – Stephen Andrade, Herald KS

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