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Is Bacteria in the Gut Compromising the Efficacy and Safety of the Drugs We Take?

Posted on July 2nd, 2019 by in Pharma R&D

Even the most reliable drugs don’t work exactly the same for everyone who takes them. The reason for this is an ongoing mystery, but a new study just published in Nature suggests that it may have a lot to do with the microbiome.

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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…)

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