Microbiome No Cure-all | GenomeWeb

The microbiome has been linked to a host of ailments, from ulcerative colitis to allergies, and efforts to harness the microbiome to correct these conditions are turning into a booming business, Mother Jones's Gabrielle Canon writes. But, she notes, the science may not be quite there.

Get the full story

This story is free
for registered users

Registering provides access to this and other free content.

Register now.

Already have an account?
Login Now.

There are a few projects aimed at addressing the lack of diversity in genomic research, Technology Review reports.

A national assessment shows that US students lag in the sciences, but suggests that achievement gaps are narrowing.

Harvard's George Church discusses HGP-write with the Journal of the American Medical Association.

In Nature this week: genetic history of HIV in the US, and more.