Human Armpit and Belly button Microbiome



Your Wild Life: Armpit Microbes – Rob Dunn Lab

The effect of habitual and experimental antiperspirant and deodorant product use on the armpit microbiome – Julie Urban – PeerJ – February 2016

Diversity and evolution of the primate skin microbiome – Sarah E. Council – Proceedings of the Royal Society B – January 2016

Review: Daily battle against body odor: towards the activity of the axillary microbiota – 
Eugenie Fredric – Trends in Microbiology – June 2013

Review: Microbiological and biochemical origins of human axillary odour – A. Gordon James – FEMS Microbiology Ecology – March 2013

Belly buttons

Unique Down to Our Microbes—Assessment of an Inquiry-Based Metagenomics Activity
Thomas B. Lentz – Journal of Microbiology & Biology Education – June 2017

Microbiota in “Austere” Environments: Belly Button Banter and Other (Navel) Fluff – Mia Talmor and Philip Barie – Surgical Infections – December 2011