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Could Our Gut Bacteria Keep Us Slim?

News   Jul 29, 2019 | Original story from The University of Utah.

 
Could Our Gut Bacteria Keep Us Slim?

Mice that inevitably become obese have a compromised immune system and less of a class of bacteria called Clostridia in their gut microbiome than healthy mice. Giving Clostridia to the immune-impaired mice prevents obesity. Credit: Luat Nguyen/University of Utah Health.

 
 
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