Gut bacteria respect diets, not borders

DIET DIVIDES  People in Malawi and Venezuela have similar microbes in their guts even though they live on opposite sides of the world. Indigenous Venezuelans’ microbiome has much more diversity than Americans', research shows. 


This article is only available to Science News subscribers.

Subscribers, enter your e-mail address to access our archives.

Not a subscriber?

Science News is a nonprofit.

Support us by subscribing now.

More Stories from Science News on Microbes

From the Nature Index

Paid Content