Glimpse Into The Microbiome

October 23, 2016 | Gina Hilton

So what is all the buzz about the human microbiome?  In its simplest form, the microbiome is the community of microorganisms (called microbiota) that share our body space, including: bacteria, fungi, and archaea (single cell...

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Database Helps Researchers Connect Exposures to Health Effects, Compare Diseases for Treatment

October 4, 2016 | Jackie

Two new studies from a group at North Carolina State University give researchers new strategies for connecting environmental exposures to human health effects. The Comparative Toxicogenomics Database (CTD) is a public database that manually curates...

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