gut microbiota

Mouth Bacteria Can Mess Up The Gut

Researchers in Japan have demonstrated that oral bacteria can colonize the gut and contribute to inflammatory bowel disease.

Tackling Autism By Tweaking Diets

A simple change of diet that restores the balance of gut bacteria may help to alleviate the symptoms of autism, researchers say.

Gut Bacteria Enhance The Ability Of Fungi To Kill Mosquitoes

A mosquito’s gut bacteria can team up with invading fungi to kill their host.

Probiotics Shown To Suppress Liver Cancer In Mice

A special probiotic mixture has been shown to significantly reduce tumor size in mouse models with liver cancer.