Category: microbiome

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Gut Flora and Gut Farming

What should be done next is repurpose these micromachines for our own gut microbes. First encase them in a capsule. Once you’ve swallowed the whole lot, an instant zoo of mechanized anaerobic bioreactors blooms in your intestines.

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The uBiome Project — Interview with Jessica Richman

uBiome has launched the world’s first citizen science effort to map the human microbiome. uBiome provides participants with a catalog of their own microbes, detailing the microbial composition of the body and explaining what is known about each genera of microbe.