COLD SPRING HARBOR, NY (GenomeWeb News) – Researchers are using human reads from metagenomic sequencing studies to begin looking at how host genetics influence microbial communities on and in the human body.
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The community of microbes found in the vagina varies dramatically over time in some women but remains relatively stable in others, according to a study appearing online today in Science Translational Medicine.
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Bringing together new and published metagenome data on gut microbes for dozens of individuals from six countries, researchers have identified three types of stable gut microbe communities, dubbed enterotypes.