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Benefaction of probiotics for human health: A review

Humans are a unique reservoir of heterogeneous and vivacious group of microbes, whichtogether forms the human-microbiome superorganism. Human gut serves as a home toover 100e1000 microbial species, which primarily modulate the host internal environmentan

, January 30, 2020

Our Gut Microbiome: The Evolving Inner Self

The composition of the gut microbiome changes with host’s age. According to the existing notion, our embryo is sterile; however, presence of microbes in semen, placenta, amniotic fluid, umbilical cord blood, and meconium contests this hypothesis and suggests colonization of the fetus in utero. The mode of delivery and the choice of diet (breast milk or formula milk) after birth influence the colonization process in the newborn. With age, introduction to solid food brings in additional complexity to the immature, less complex microbiome.

, October 25, 2019

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