A recent review, published in Frontiers in Psychiatry, has examined the evidence that the gut microbiome may play a significant […]
A recent paper, published in Cancer Discovery, has found that enrichment of the lungs with oral commensal microbes was associated […]
Researchers have evaluated the ability of the oral, gut and skin (palm and forehead) microbiomes in predicting age in adults. […]
A team of researchers have conducted a metatranscriptomic characterisation study of patients with COVID-19 and found specific immune-associated host transcriptional […]
The role the microbiome plays in human health has long been studied, but recent studies have been elucidating that it […]
The catalogue, Human Vaginal Non-Redundant gene catalogue (VIRGO), has been released publicly and can be used to facilitate an in-depth understanding of how the vaginal micro-organisms affect women’s health
A collaborative US and Chinese study has found that the microbial communities present on our skin and in our mouths can predict your age, within a margin of several years. Additionally, they found a loss of key bacterial species in older participants, suggesting a potential anti-aging target.
Laura Cunningham, Product Manager at DNA Genotek spoke at the Festival of Genomics 2020.
Researchers have found a simple way to remove nearly all sequencing errors produced by a widely used portable DNA sequencer. […]
By comparing thousands of bacterial genomes, researchers have traced back the evolutionary history of antibiotic resistance genes. Antibiotic resistance Antibiotic […]