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The study of long-lived individuals has been suggested as a way to reveal the relationship between gut microbiota and healthy aging. A previous study characterized the gut microbiota of Italian long-lived populations and found that in centenarians (100-104 years old) and semi-supercentenarians (105-109 years old) several health-associated gut bacteria are boosted. A recent study, led by Assistant Professor Jiangchao Zhao…

Andreu Prados
Andreu Prados holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Pharmacy & Human Nutrition and Dietetics. Science writer specialised in gut microbiota and probiotics, working also as lecturer and consultant in nutrition and healthcare. Follow Andreu on Twitter @andreuprados

The study of long-lived individuals has been suggested as a way to reveal the relationship between gut microbiota and healthy aging. A previous study characterized the gut microbiota of Italian long-lived populations and found that in centenarians (100-104 years old) and semi-supercentenarians (105-109 years old) several health-associated gut bacteria are boosted. A recent study, led by Assistant Professor Jiangchao Zhao…

Andreu Prados
Andreu Prados holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Pharmacy & Human Nutrition and Dietetics. Science writer specialised in gut microbiota and probiotics, working also as lecturer and consultant in nutrition and healthcare. Follow Andreu on Twitter @andreuprados