Latest microbiome News

Poop has been an easy target for microbiome research, but voyages into the small intestine shed new light on ways to improve gut health
The rare condition that causes the body to produce its own alcohol
Findings Reveals Gut Microbes’ Arsenal Against Pathogens
US DoD funds development of Parkinson’s disease treatment targeting the gut microbiome
Weight gain is kicked to the curb in antipsychotic drug breakthrough
Cost of living: if you can’t afford as much fresh produce, are canned veggies or frozen fruit just as good?
Study Sheds Light on Bacteria Associated With Pre-Term Birth
Supporting our hard-working pollinators on World Bee Day
New koala research seeks chlamydia hotspots and risk factors
The brain might also have a microbiome – what you need to know
Is ‘herd immunity’ in intensive care doing more harm than good?
Gut microbiome: meet E coli – the infamous bacteria with an unfair reputation
Autumn Beauty Check
Chemical pollutants can change your skin bacteria and increase your eczema risk − new research explores how
Central Queenslanders to hear latest research on child food allergies
Forum offers parents support to navigate childhood gastrointestinal conditions
Gym hygiene guide: the dangerous bacteria that lurk in dirty fitness equipment and clothes
University of Manchester, Boots And No7 beauty company renew 20-year partnership to supercharge skin science advancements
Gut microbiome: meet Clostridium butyricum – the bacteria that helps keep us feeling our best
Fermented Foods And Your Health
No Evidence Probiotics Offer Benefit During Pregnancy
Risk prediction using our genes and gut bacteria can improve early detection of diseases like type 2 diabetes
New research investigates the genetics of circulating vitamin A
Gut microbiome: meet Ruminococcus bromii – the microbe that loves carbs
Gut microbiome and gene editing projects share in $3 million research funding
The middle-aged brain changes a lot – and it’s key to understanding dementia
Oats and oatmeal aren’t bad for you, as some claim – in fact, they probably have more health benefits than you realise
Gut microbiome: meet Roseburia intestinalis – the energy-producing bacterium that helps us fight against disease
Who knew that eating poo was so vital for birds’ survival?
TikTok claims ‘tongue scrapers’ can cure bad breath – here’s what the evidence actually says
Gut microbiome: meet Ruminococcus gnavus – the bacteria with a sweet tooth
Loggerheads Hit ‘terrible Twos’ At JCU
Biomedical grants set to bring new projects to Queensland
Daily fibre supplement improves older adults’ brain function in just three months – new study
Gut microbiome: meet Bifidobacterium breve, keeping babies healthy
Exploring the gut-brain connection in treatment-resistant schizophrenia
Gut microbiome: meet Lactobacillus acidophilus – the gut health superhero
Examining the role of breastmilk in determining type 1 diabetes risk
New insight into old IBD drug could improve treatments
Mouth to mouth tactic may stop dental decay
Funding Success to Investigate Brain Microbiome
Trial for potential rheumatoid arthritis treatment begins
Research reveals gut’s crucial role in lung disease
Research finds overuse of multivitamins in pregnancy
Huntington’s disease families may benefit from a high-fibre diet
Deep-sea squid gives up secrets
What happens to your vagina as you age?
Genetic study aims to unlock new osteoporosis treatments