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Posts tagged microbiome

February 9, 2019

 

The World Inside Your Mouth

Scientists studying dental plaque on the teeth of a medieval nun made a startling discovery about medieval manuscripts.

November 20, 2017

 

From the source: "The microbiome is comprised of microorganisms that live in and on us and contribute to human health and disease."

Is That Bacteria In Your Eyes?

A recent study found that mice have microbiomes on the surface of their eyes.

January 15, 2016

 

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Babies and Bacteria

Babies delivered by C-section are not exposed to as much bacteria as those delivered vaginally, and therefore have a weaker microbiome.

October 15, 2015

 

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Contact Lenses and Eye Infections

Wearing contact lens dramatically alters the microbiome of the eyeball.

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