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Microbiome

Researchers at NIH’s National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI) and their colleagues are calling for a multi-disciplinary approach to health disparities research that focuses on the microbiome. The microbiome is comprised of microorganisms that live in and on us and contribute to human health and disease. They published their perspective October 3 in the journal Trends in Microbiology.


Credit: Darryl Leja, NHGRI.



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