Gut Microbiota Research & Practice is a section dedicated to promoting knowledge-sharing and debate among researchers, scientists and healthcare professionals. You will find a selection of discussions about articles from scientific literature as well as other content including interviews with experts, event reports, and special publications.

Can you tell us about your experience prior to Enterome?   PR: I worked for 14 years as a general practitioner, a family doctor and even as a country doctor. I think it’s worth mentioning because my interest for gut

Dr Liou brings her light about gastric bypass

1 Apr 2013

by GMFH Editing Team

Dr Alice Liou, first author of a recent article published in Science Translational Medicine,  gives us some clarification about gastric bypass effect on intestinal microbiota.   1) What is your background ?   I am a gastrointestinal physiologist with an

In a healthy adult, microbial cells are estimated to outnumber human cells 10 to one. Many microbes maintain our health, while others cause illness. Recent investigations of the human gut microbiome have discovered important ways in which gut microbes may influence

The early life gut microbiota

24 Mar 2013

by GMFH Editing Team

Knowing how microbiota is established in the gut is a very important topic regarding epithelium maturation and immune system developpement. The early studies focused on the dynamic of the microbiota in infant aiming to understand homeostasy mecanisms. The early life

Gut Summit 2013: impressions from the third day

27 Feb 2013

by GMFH Editing Team

The 2nd World Summit “Gut Microbiota for Health” (24–26 February 2013) ended yesterday with exciting results presented in the workshop outputs. Get your impression from the third day (Tuesday, 26 February 2013) by video-interviews with attendees and speakers. https://www.gutmicrobiotaforhealth.com/videos/videos/daily-videos/GMFH2013-260213.mp4

Gut Summit 2013: impressions from the second day

26 Feb 2013

by GMFH Editing Team

The 2nd World Summit “Gut Microbiota for Health” is currently taking place in Madrid (24–26 February 2013). Renowned experts from all over the world exchange recent findings and discuss emerging possibilities within an area that belongs to the most promising

Gut Summit 2013: impressions from the first day

25 Feb 2013

by GMFH Editing Team

The 2nd World Summit “Gut Microbiota for Health” is currently taking place in Madrid (24–26 February 2013). Renowned experts from all over the world exchange recent findings and discuss emerging possibilities within an area that belongs to the most promising

(27 February 2013) Although considerable progress has been made in determining the impact of the gut microbiota on the development of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) and other gastrointestinal (GI) diseases, the detailed study and understanding of the composition and effects