Reduced diversity and altered composition of the gut microbiome in individuals with myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome.

Giloteaux L, Goodrich JK, Walters WA, Levine SM, Ley RE, Hanson MR Microbiome. Jun 2016. doi: 10.1186/s40168-016-0171-4 Gastrointestinal disturbances are among symptoms commonly reported by individuals diagnosed with myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic...

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Neonatal gut microbiota associates with childhood multisensitized atopy and T cell differentiation.

Fujimura KE, Sitarik AR, Havstad S, Lin DL, Levan S, Fadrosh D, Panzer AR, LaMere B, Rackaityte E, Lukacs NW, Wegienka G, Boushey HA, Ownby DR, Zoratti EM, Levin AM, Johnson CC, Lynch SV Nat Med. Oct 2016. doi: 10.1038/nm.4176 Gut microbiota bacterial...

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Multiple sclerosis patients have a distinct gut microbiota compared to healthy controls.

Chen J, Chia N, Kalari KR, Yao JZ, Novotna M, Soldan MM, Luckey DH, Marietta EV, Jeraldo PR, Chen X, Weinshenker BG, Rodriguez M, Kantarci OH, Nelson H, Murray JA, Mangalam AK Sci Rep. Jun 2016. doi: 10.1038/srep28484 Multiple sclerosis (MS) is...

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Fusobacterium nucleatum Alters Atherosclerosis Risk Factors and Enhances Inflammatory Markers with an Atheroprotective Immune Response in ApoE(null) Mice.

Velsko IM, Chukkapalli SS, Rivera-Kweh MF, Chen H, Zheng D, Bhattacharyya I, Gangula PR, Lucas AR, Kesavalu L PLoS One. 2015. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0129795 The American Heart Association supports an association between periodontal disease (PD)...

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Effect of polysaccharide from Bacillus subtilis sp. on cardiovascular diseases and atherogenic indices in diabetic rats.

Ghoneim MA, Hassan AI, Mahmoud MG, Asker MS BMC Complement Altern Med. Mar 2016. doi: 10.1186/s12906-016-1093-1 Diabetes mellitus induces chronic complications such as cardiovascular damage, cataracts and retinopathy, nephropathy, and polyneuropathy....

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Microbiota modulation counteracts Alzheimer's disease progression influencing neuronal proteolysis and gut hormones plasma levels.

Bonfili L, Cecarini V, Berardi S, Scarpona S, Suchodolski JS, Nasuti C, Fiorini D, Boarelli MC, Rossi G, Eleuteri AM Sci Rep. May 2017. doi: 10.1038/s41598-017-02587-2 Gut microbiota has a proven role in regulating multiple neuro-chemical pathways...

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A microbial signature for Crohn's disease.

Pascal V, Pozuelo M, Borruel N, Casellas F, Campos D, Santiago A, Martinez X, Varela E, Sarrabayrouse G, Machiels K, Vermeire S, Sokol H, Guarner F, Manichanh C Gut. May 2017. doi: 10.1136/gutjnl-2016-313235 A decade of microbiome studies has linked...

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Microbiota-induced peritrophic matrix regulates midgut homeostasis and prevents systemic infection of malaria vector mosquitoes.

Rodgers FH, Gendrin M, Wyer CAS, Christophides GK PLoS Pathog. May 2017. doi: 10.1371/journal.ppat.1006391 Manipulation of the mosquito gut microbiota can lay the foundations for novel methods for disease transmission control. Mosquito blood feeding...

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Differences in gut microbial composition correlate with regional brain volumes in irritable bowel syndrome.

Labus JS, Hollister EB, Jacobs J, Kirbach K, Oezguen N, Gupta A, Acosta J, Luna RA, Aagaard K, Versalovic J, Savidge T, Hsiao E, Tillisch K, Mayer EA Microbiome. May 2017. doi: 10.1186/s40168-017-0260-z Preclinical and clinical evidence supports...

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Role of the microbiome in swine respiratory disease.

Niederwerder MC Vet Microbiol. Mar 2017 Microbiome is a term used to describe the community of microorganisms that live on the skin and mucosal surfaces of animals. The gastrointestinal microbiome is essential for proper nutrition and immunity....

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Intestinal Microbiota Promotes Psoriasis-Like Skin Inflammation by Enhancing Th17 Response.

Zákostelská Z, Málková J, Klimešová K, Rossmann P, Hornová M, Novosádová I, Stehlíková Z, Kostovčík M, Hudcovic T, Štepánková R, Jůzlová K, Hercogová J, Tlaskalová-Hogenová H, Kverka M PLoS One. 2016. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0159539 Psoriasis...

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Microbial community profiling shows dysbiosis in the lesional skin of Vitiligo subjects.

Ganju P, Nagpal S, Mohammed MH, Nishal Kumar P, Pandey R, Natarajan VT, Mande SS, Gokhale RS Sci Rep. Jan 2016. doi: 10.1038/srep18761 Healthy human skin harbours a diverse array of microbes that comprise the skin microbiome. Commensal bacteria...

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