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Assessing the State of the Genomic Revolution

Posted on May 29th, 2017 by in Pharma R&D

A few weeks ago, a number of experts in the field of genomics gathered in downtown Manhattan for Sequencing the Genome: Examining Modern Medicine, an event hosted by The Atlantic magazine. (more…)

Clean food, gut bacteria, and drug effects: Is diet another variable drug development?

Posted on March 9th, 2017 by in Pharma R&D

There has been quite a lot of press coverage in the UK recently regarding clean eating, and a variety of recipes and websites offering advice are becoming quite popular. (more…)

A Bright Future for Bacteria

Posted on January 3rd, 2017 by in Pharma R&D

Microbes account for about 2% of a person’s body weight. These trillions of bacteria, most of which are in the gut, are referred to as the microbiome. (more…)

Can your Microbiome Make you Fat?

Posted on November 9th, 2016 by in Pharma R&D

This is a story about fecal microbiota transplant (FMT): FMT is a procedure in which fecal matter is collected from a healthy donor and placed in a recipient, typically by colonoscopy. The purpose? (more…)

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