Microbiome News and Research

Latest Microbiome News and Research

Mayo Clinic to host annual Individualizing Medicine Conference from Sept. 30 to Oct. 2

Mayo Clinic to host annual Individualizing Medicine Conference from Sept. 30 to Oct. 2

Understanding essential role of gut microbes in immune system

Understanding essential role of gut microbes in immune system

MicroBiome Therapeutics' NM504 eliminates diarrhea caused by metformin in type 2 diabetes patient

MicroBiome Therapeutics' NM504 eliminates diarrhea caused by metformin in type 2 diabetes patient

Penn’s ITMAT symposium addresses topics of direct relevance to translational science

Penn’s ITMAT symposium addresses topics of direct relevance to translational science

Affinium initiates dosing in Phase 1 IV clinical trial of antibiotic prodrug, AFN-1720

Affinium initiates dosing in Phase 1 IV clinical trial of antibiotic prodrug, AFN-1720

Review Article examines FMT methodology as effective treatment for C. difficile infection

Review Article examines FMT methodology as effective treatment for C. difficile infection

Caltech biologists identify mechanism by which beneficial bacteria reside, thrive in gastrointestinal tract

Caltech biologists identify mechanism by which beneficial bacteria reside, thrive in gastrointestinal tract

Probiotic supplements have no effect on the incidence of diarrhoea in elderly patients

Probiotic supplements have no effect on the incidence of diarrhoea in elderly patients

Roche releases new software for accurate sequencing of long 16S ribosomal RNA amplicons

Roche releases new software for accurate sequencing of long 16S ribosomal RNA amplicons

Hope for treatment of childhood infections may come straight from the gut: Therapeutic poop

Hope for treatment of childhood infections may come straight from the gut: Therapeutic poop

FDA approves Rebiotix's IND application to begin RBX2660 Phase 2 study for recurrent CDI

FDA approves Rebiotix's IND application to begin RBX2660 Phase 2 study for recurrent CDI

Study shows environmental conditions have stronger influence on human microbiome

Study shows environmental conditions have stronger influence on human microbiome

Specific types of intestinal bacteria are major contributors to lymphoma

Specific types of intestinal bacteria are major contributors to lymphoma

Oral probiotic supplement increases vitamin D levels in blood, says study

Oral probiotic supplement increases vitamin D levels in blood, says study

New technique offers potential to screen patients for viruses

New technique offers potential to screen patients for viruses

Drug targeting of phages could offer a potential new path to mitigate antibiotic resistance

Drug targeting of phages could offer a potential new path to mitigate antibiotic resistance

Weekend reading: Mental illness stigma, health insurance mazes and female libido

Weekend reading: Mental illness stigma, health insurance mazes and female libido

Research highlights benefits of vitamin D, diet changes in patients with Crohn's disease

Research highlights benefits of vitamin D, diet changes in patients with Crohn's disease