Bug genes are the key to human digestion

日期:2019-03-01 03:15:02 作者:恽昌 阅读:

WITHOUT the “good” bacteria in our guts, we could not digest food. You might expect that we would all have the same set of bacteria to provide the chemical machinery that does the job. But this turns out to be only half true. Knowing that gut bacteria are key to digestion and metabolism, Jeffrey Gordon of Washington University School of Medicine in St Louis, Missouri,