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Landmark study: Enterobacter cloacae B29, may causatively contribute to the development of Obesity & Insulin Resistance

 

Rough and smooth colony growth of Enterobacter...

Rough and smooth colony growth of Enterobacter cloacae bacteria on Tryptic Soy Broth agar. Obtained from the CDC Public Health Image Library. Image credit: CDC(PHIL #6552), 1983. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Gut microbiota may causatively contribute to the development of Obesity & Insulin Resistance. More work needs to be done in this important research area.

The new study is titled: An opportunistic pathogen isolated from the gut of an obese human causes obesity in germfree mice. Continue reading

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