obesity

This microbiome that makes us obese

Dr. Christoph A. Thaiss has recently been awarded the "Grand Prize Translational Medicine" for highligthing temporal and spatial microbiome dynamics in people with obesity.

Loss of microbial diversity due to industrialization is associated to many diseases

The rise of pathologies like obesity, diabetes, asthma, allergies, inflammatory bowel disease and autism are linked to the loss of human microbiota diversity and ancestral bacteria.