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Figuring out how immune cells prevent cognitive decline

Figuring out how immune cells prevent cognitive decline

Acute infection disrupts the healthy balance between the good and bad gut microbes

Acute infection disrupts the healthy balance between the good and bad gut microbes

Exploring behavioral variation in a non-captive animal population

Exploring behavioral variation in a non-captive animal population

More sociable monkeys have higher abundance of friendly gut microbes

More sociable monkeys have higher abundance of friendly gut microbes

UO research in zebrafish shows a gut-brain link that influences social behavior

UO research in zebrafish shows a gut-brain link that influences social behavior

Short-term tomato consumption alters gut bacteria toward a more favorable profile

Short-term tomato consumption alters gut bacteria toward a more favorable profile

“Screen-first” approach mines microbes directly from the environment

“Screen-first” approach mines microbes directly from the environment

New method reveals how photosynthetic microalgae interact with their environment

New method reveals how photosynthetic microalgae interact with their environment

Bacteria do engage in photosynthesis, research suggests

Bacteria do engage in photosynthesis, research suggests

Saving ocean habitats with newer genomic technologies

Saving ocean habitats with newer genomic technologies

Dual threat may lead cyanobacteria to take in more carbon

Dual threat may lead cyanobacteria to take in more carbon

Bacterial warfare in the gut can have collateral beneficial effects

Bacterial warfare in the gut can have collateral beneficial effects

Gut microbiome’s influence on how lifestyle affects dementia risk

Gut microbiome’s influence on how lifestyle affects dementia risk

New technique identifies tumor-associated microbes

New technique identifies tumor-associated microbes

Spores integrate environmental signals over time

Spores integrate environmental signals over time

Microbiome manipulation to prevent and cure diseases

Microbiome manipulation to prevent and cure diseases

Study shows how gut bacteria feed on carbohydrate attached to plant proteins

Study shows how gut bacteria feed on carbohydrate attached to plant proteins

Antibiotics deplete intestinal flora and weaken the immune response

Antibiotics deplete intestinal flora and weaken the immune response

Microbes in the human gut impact neurological and emotional health

Microbes in the human gut impact neurological and emotional health

Generalizable strategy to program gene stability of microbial communities

Generalizable strategy to program gene stability of microbial communities