The last 8th Gut Microbiota for Health World Summit hold in Miami in March updated the science behind gut microbiota and diet, probiotics, functional gastrointestinal disorders and metabolic and liver conditions. Check out here the Summit’s official report.

Scientists have started to take an interest in the physiological relevance of fungal microbiota. Here, Harry Sokol and Mathias L. Richard clarify the relevance of the mycobiota and how its study might impact on clinical practice in the foreseeable future.