In the Journals

Adversity-induced GI issues in youth may predict future psychopathology

April 5, 2019
Researchers found that adversity early in life was associated with increased gastrointestinal symptoms in children and that this adversity-induced…
In the Journals

Protective bacteria found in patients with IBS

April 2, 2019
Although diversity of the gut microbiota in patients with irritable bowel syndrome was similar to controls, a systematic review published in…
In the Journals

Skin microbiome altered in patients with cirrhosis, increasing itching

March 26, 2019
Researchers identified alterations in the skin microbiome of patients with cirrhosis that correlated with itching intensity and itch modulators…
In the Journals

Early life factors linked to later IBD development

February 21, 2019
Early life events and factors, such as having a mother with inflammatory bowel disease or having an infection within the first year of life, are…
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High-fat diet linked to unfavorable gut microbiota changes

February 19, 2019
Eating a diet high in fat and low in carbohydrates can lead to changes in the gut at the microbiome level that could lead to the development of…
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Lupus nephritis linked to severe gut microbiome imbalances

February 19, 2019
Patients with lupus demonstrate characteristic gut microbiome dysbiosis patterns, which appear to directly correspond to disease activity, according…
In the Journals

Small intestine bacterial overgrowth prevalence drastically higher in patients with IBD

February 15, 2019
There is a ninefold increase in the prevalence of small intestine bacterial overgrowth among patients with inflammatory bowel disease compared with…
Meeting News

GEM: Family history, microbiome, permeability can stratify high-risk IBD

February 9, 2019
LAS VEGAS — Looking at people with at least one first-degree relative with Crohn’s allowed researchers to further stratify risk among an…

EASL launches MICROB-PREDICT international microbiome research project

February 6, 2019
EASL announced the formation and official launch of MICROB-PREDICT, a project designed to research the human microbiome for clinical research and…
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More than 100 new microbiome bacterial strains identified

February 6, 2019
Researchers have identified and isolated more than 100 new bacterial species present in the gut microbiome in an analysis of fecal samples taken from…