G(ut)enetics: The Genetic Influence of Our Internal Symbionts

by Austin Valido The human body is crowded. From the surface of our skin to the depths of our intestines, we are inundated with microscopic bacterium that aid with everything from defense to digestion. Large-scale scientific endeavors, headlined by the Human Microbiome project, have catalogued millions of species of bacteria and are just beginning toContinue reading “G(ut)enetics: The Genetic Influence of Our Internal Symbionts”