The Gut Microbiota for Health Experts Exchange is pleased to present this Year at a Glance document for 2014! Thanks to our members, the platform is hosting more vibrant discussion and analysis than ever before.
Did you miss any important developments in the field of gut microbiota this year? Not if you look through this document!
Below you will find updates on probiotics, prebiotics, fecal microbiota transplantation, obesity, colorectal cancer detection, and more. We highlight some of the most influential published studies during the year, and give you insights into what was the buzz on our Twitter account throughout 2014.
We have already kicked off our new year with some key literature selections and interviews.
As the original ‘social network’ for experts in the field of gut microbiota, we look forward to learning and growing with you in 2015!
Paul Enck Prof. Dr. Paul Enck, Director of Research, Dept. of Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy, University Hospital Tübingen, Germany.
His main interests are gut functions in health and disease, including functional and inflammatory bowel disorders, the role of the gut microbiota, regulation of eating and food intake and its disorders, of nausea, vomiting and motion sickness, and the psychophysiology and neurobiology of the placebo response, with specific emphasis on age and gender contributions.
He has published more than 170 original data paper in scientific, peer-reviewed journals, and more than 250 book chapters and review articles. He is board member/treasurer of the European Society of Neurogastroenterology and Motility and of the German Society of Neurogastroenterology and Motility, and has served as reviewer for many international journals and grant agencies.