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Viruses in the Human Gut Show Dynamic Response to Diet

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The digestive system is home to a myriad of viruses, but how they are involved in health and disease is poorly understood. In a study published online August 30 in Genome Research, researchers have investigated the dynamics of virus populations in the human gut, shedding new light on the gut "virome" and how it differs between people and responds to changes in diet.

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"The human gut virome: Inter-individual variation and dynamic response to diet." - Genome Research (www.genome.org)
 
 

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