Hunter-gatherers' seasonal gut-microbe diversity loss echoes our permanent one

Published: 24/08/2017
Hunter-gatherers' seasonal gut-microbe diversity loss echoes our permanent one
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Scientists have examined the seasonal variations in the gut-microbial composition, or microbiota, of the Hadza, one of the world's few remaining traditional hunter-gatherer populations. The findings confirm that the Hadza microbiota is more diverse than, and substantially different from, that of industrialized countries' urban-dwelling denizens.

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