Scientists grow personalized collections of intestinal microbes

I do hope you’re not eating while you read this. This article is either coy about it or unaware of its predecessors. The idea of colonizing a sick person with the gut flora of a lean healthy person has been tried, with some success. (Even successfully reducing the symptoms of Parkinsons disease, for example) []
….But as you can gather from a careful perusal of that url, the method of delivery doesn’t bear thinking about…


About Harry Stottle
Refugee from the Stumbleupon Blogicide of October 2011 Here you will find my "kneejerk" responses to the world and what I happen to bump into. For my more detailed considerations and proposals, please visit my website or my previous main blogging site.

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