April 17, 2019

Today’s Digest contains quite a few news articles. Features for today include a review on the importance of proper controls in microbiome studies, a patent for one method of analyzing microbiome dynamics (really?), and the NASA Twins Study, how can one year in space change your gut microbiota and much more? Enjoy reading! General microbiology […]

April 15, 2019

Today’s Monday morning digest covers reviews on different aspects of human microbiome, interesting articles about effects of early life treatments in rodents and news updates on market prediction of microbiome sequencing and therapeutics. General microbiome Current understanding of the human microbiome – Jack A Gilbert – Nature Communications The Importance of the Microbiome in Bariatric […]

April 13, 2019

In today’s digest read about diverse population of bacteria and fungi on the International Space Station, how antidepressants affect gut microbiota, and check out a new framework for comparing and assessing taxonomic profilers (OPAL). Happy weekend! Vaginal microbiome Defining characteristics of genital health in South African adolescent girls and young women at high risk for […]

March 4, 2019

Human Microbiome Polyamines and microbiota in bicuspid and tricuspid aortic valve aortopathy – Amalia Forte – Journal of Molecular and Cellular Cardiology Targeting the Gut Microbiota to Investigate the Mechanism of Lactulose in Negating the Effects of a High-Salt Diet on Hypertension – Zheng Zhang – Molecular Nutrition and Food Research Food allergy: could the […]

March 1, 2019

Human Microbiome The human microbiome in health and disease: hype or hope – Gwen Falony – Acta Clinica Belgica Bottom-Up Approaches to Synthetic Cooperation in Microbial Communities – Daniel Rodríguez Amor – Life Influence of Crohn’s disease related polymorphisms in innate immune function on ileal microbiome – Ellen Li – PLoS ONE Interactions between gut […]

February 18, 2019

Good morning everyone, the focus of today’s digest is the gut microbiome specifically their association with liver disease, obesity, diabetes, allergic asthma, autism, and multiple sclerosis, and a method for alignment-free metagenomic binning. Enjoy reading. General microbiome Review: The role of the microbiome in immunologic development and its implication for pancreatic cancer immunotherapy – Vrishketan […]

February 14, 2019

If you are feeling butterflies in your stomach today, it might not be a gut microbiome imbalance – you might’ve caught the love bug! Happy Valentines Day!  Today’s digest features some human gut/FMT studies, a few animal gut biome studies and a couple probiotic publications.  Enjoy! General microbiome The next step towards anticancer microbiota therapeutics […]

February 13, 2019

Today’s digest features a study on leaf-associated microbiomes of grafted tomato plants, study that reveals the chemical “fingerprint” and contribution of Parasutterella to host health, and Everything Hertz podcast with episode “Promiscuous expertise”. Happy reading/listening! Gut microbiome A new genomic blueprint of the human gut microbiota – Alexandre Almeida – Nature Population structure of human […]

January 31, 2019

Today’s digest covers articles describing sphingolipids in host-microbiome interaction, unique microbiome and metabolome of Indian population, selection and stabilization of soil microbiome and effect of probiotics on early sepsis in patients and immune response in children. Enjoy reading! General microbiome Metabolic Modeling of Human Gut Microbiota on a Genome Scale: An Overview – Partho Sen – Metabolites […]