A*STAR scientists have devised an algorithm for accurately assembling genomes, paving the way for in-depth analysis of microbial communities in the human gut.
Recent progress in our understanding of Malassezia fungi is helping to unlock the secrets of their role in human health and disease.
A recent review by A*STAR researchers highlights the need to better understand the role of the skin microbiota in acne development.
When parts of a bacteria’s cell wall enter into circulation, its host experiences more severe autoimmune reactions.
Gut bacteria in fruit flies do not have a major influence on behavior
The effect of gut microbes
on the mouse brain depends on both sex and stage of development
effect of gut bacteria on specific immune cells is behind persistent liver
inflammation in chronic viral hepatitis
The mix of microbes living in the bile duct could play a role in a rare but lethal form of cancer
Cells discovered in mouse embryos could shed light on newborn skin immunity
A detailed study of infants and mothers before and after birth provides valuable insights