Saturday, December 20, 2014

Mix of bacteria in gut may depend more on diet than genes


Genes are important, but diet may be even more important in determining the relative abundance of the hundreds of health-shaping bacterial species comprising an individual's gut microbiota, according to UC San Francisco scientists whose latest mouse experiments to probe this nature-versus-nurture ba


Full story: Mix of bacteria in gut may depend more on diet than genes


Books: Gut healing | Fermentation howto Supplements: Prebiotics | Resistant starch | Probiotics