April 14, 2020


Hope this finds you all well. This is my first post, and hopefully not the last. Here are some interesting articles for you to enjoy today. You may notice that I will end up posting a lot about stress, sleep, and mental illness. I’m pretty diverse and also have a soft spot for nature.

Happy reading.


  • Pregnancy and early life

Review: Maternal Vertical Transmission Affecting Early-life Microbiota Development S. Wang, et al.

  • Human skin microbiome

Bacteriophage of the Skin Microbiome in Patients with Psoriasis and Healthy Family Controls H. Wang, et al.

  • Human vaginal microbiome

Clinical Research: A 28 Day Clinical Assessment of a Lactic Acid-containing Antimicrobial Intimate Gel Wash Formulation on Skin Tolerance and Impact on the Vulvar Microbiome E. Bruning, et al.

  • Human gut microbiome

Altered Fecal Microbiome Years after Traumatic Brain Injury R. J. Urban, et al.


  • Animal experiments (mouse/rat experiments, chickens/pigs on different diets)

A Uniquely Altered Oral Microbiome Composition Was Observed in Pregnant Rats With Porphyromonas gingivalis Induced Periodontal Disease M.S. Walkenhorst, et al.

  • Animal microbiome (for animals in the wild)

Preprint: Gut microbiome modulates behaviour and life history in two wild rodents J. W. Jameson, et al.

  • Plant, root, and soil microbiome

Review: Recent advances in the role of plant metabolites in shaping the root microbiome R.P. Jacoby, et al.