A new claim from scientists has forced us to reconsider what we once knew about ourselves, thus creating huge potential if we can understand our hidden half.
A new study by Cancer Research UK has found that more than 135,500 cases of cancer every year in the UK could be prevented through lifestyle changes.
Bacteria in the small intestines of mice and humans can travel to other organs and trigger an autoimmune response, according to a new study.
A large-scale study provides evidence that the connection between microbiome and health may be even more important than we thought.
Fertility clinics treat abnormal vaginal bacteria aiming to improve reproductive outcome.
Research shows that chemical messages from bacteria can change the location of key chemical markers throughout the human genome. By communicating in this way, the bacteria may help to fight infections and to prevent cancer.
Leishmania’s viruses may have helped the parasite infect vertebrates, according to new research.
It has been widely reported that bacteria will evolve to render antibiotics mostly ineffective by mid-century—and current strategies to make up for the projected shortfalls haven’t worked.
23andMe have announced a large-scale study designed to uncover the genetic reasons why people respond differently to diet and exercise regimes.
The spread of some STI’s could potentially be dramatically reduced by instructing people to take antibiotics within 24 hours after unprotected sex.
Understanding the precise mix of bacteria and their interactions could become a standard part of clinical practice in treating bacterial infections.
A recent study sheds new light on maternal asthma, suggesting that during pregnancy it may be caused due to changes in an infant’s gut microbes.