microbiome

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An international study of parks and gardens finds even the humble roadside verge plays an important role in the environment and for our health.

A colourful digital illustration of the human gut microbiome

People with non-alcohol-related liver cancer have a unique gut microbiome profile which could help predict disease risk, a UNSW Sydney study has found.

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Newborn babies can pick up GBS from their mother's vaginal tract during childbirth.

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The Microbiome Research Centre is a comprehensive world-class microbiome-focused research centre solely dedicated to studying the microbiota in health and disease.

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New UNSW research shows that mothers who eat an unhealthy diet in pregnancy can affect their child's microbiome.

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Research into our faecal matter could lead to profound changes in the way we treat and diagnose disease. For now, though, it pays to beware of the hype. 

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The first research grants have been awarded for microbiome research to be carried out at a new dedicated St George Hospital-based centre.