Gut Microbiota News Watch is a section dedicated to expanding knowledge about gut microbiota’s importance for health and quality of life among the media and society in general. Using clear and easy-to-understand language, our aim is to keep our readers up-to-date on the latest facts and news about gut microbiota.

To start with, experts from all over the world met at the 2014 edition of the Gut Microbiota for Health World Summit, jointly organised by the American Gastroenterological Association (AGA) and the Gut Microbiota and Health Section of the European Society for Neurogastroenterology and Motility (ESNM).

A research team, led by Miguel Soares of the Gulbenkian Institute of Science (IGC) in Portugal, has discovered that specific components of bacteria in the human gut flora can trigger a natural defence mechanism.

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18 Nov 2014

by GMFH Editing Team

Edited by the Gut Microbiota & Health Section of the European Society of Neurogastroenterology and Motility (ESNM), Gut Microbiota Worldwatch aims to inform readers in a clear and accessible way about the latest developments in the field of gut microbiota, raising awareness about its importance for overall health and quality of life.