Interview with Dr. Gary Wu: Studying bacterial metabolites may lead to new treatments for IBD

Dr. Gary D. Wu is a Professor in Gastroenterology at the University of Pennsylvania and currently Director and Chair of the Scientific Advisory Board for the American Gastroenterological Association Center for Gut Microbiome Research and Education. His research examines interactions between gut microbiota and host, particularly focusing on diet and metabolism.

Dr. Wu gave a talk at Experimental Biology 2015 called, “Diet and the Intestinal Microbiome: Associations, Functions, and Implications for Health and Disease“.

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Kristina Campbell
Kristina Campbell
Science writer Kristina Campbell (M.Sc.), from British Columbia (Canada), specializes in communicating about the gut microbiota, digestive health, and nutrition. Author of the best selling Well-Fed Microbiome Cookbook, her freelance work has appeared in publications around the world. Kristina joined the Gut Microbiota for Health publishing team in 2014.  Find her on: GoogleTwitter