Preventing Obesity with Microbiome
Date Posted: 6/10/2018
The increasing incidence of metabolic disorders, including obesity, type II diabetes, and cardiovascular disease, is a major health concern worldwide, leading to increased efforts in developing therapies for its prevention and treatment.
The composition of gut commensal bacteria has been shown to be closely related with obesity in humans, with numerous studies reporting significant differences in the types and amounts of microbial species in the intestines of lean and obese individuals. For more information, please click here.