Girbovan A, Sur G, Samasca G, Lupan I. Med Microbiol Immunol. Feb 2017. doi: 10.1007/s00430-017-0496-z.
COMMENT: In this review the authors compile important facts affecting Celiac Disease risk and pathogenesis. Interestingly, for example, they report the fact that the HLA genotype seems to influence the gut microbiome. The involvement of... + info
Antimicrobials from human skin commensal bacteria protect against Staphylococcus aureus and are deficient in atopic dermatitis.
Nakatsuji T, Chen TH, Narala S, Chun KA, Two AM, Yun T, Shafiq F, Kotol PF, Bouslimani A, Melnik AV, Latif H, Kim JN, Lockhart A, Artis K, David G, Taylor P, Streib J, Dorrestein PC, Grier A, Gill SR, Zengler K, Hata TR, Leung DY, Gallo RL. Sci Transl Med. Feb 2017.
COMMENT: This is a very interesting paper because the findings could be important considering to treat Atopic Dermatitis (AD) with commensal bacteria from healthy skin microbiomes. The authors searched for antimicrobial activity against... + info
Phylogenetic and functional characterization of the distal intestinal microbiome of rainbow trout Oncorhynchus mykiss from both farm and aquarium settings.
Lyons PP, Turnbull JF, Dawson KA, Crumlish M. J Appl Microbiol. Feb 2017. doi: 10.1111/jam.13347.
COMMENT: Microbiome analysis is a way to know more about physiology and pathology in farm animals for human alimentation. Thus, there is an increasing interest in knowing microbiome of fish, and, in particular, in the economically important farmed... + info
Silvia Arboleya, Pablo Martinez-Camblor, Gonzalo Solís, Marta Suárez, Nuria Fernández, Clara G. de los Reyes-Gavilán and Miguel Gueimonde. Front. Microbiol., 08 February 2017.
COMMENT: Many reports have linked Microbiome with body weight , obesity and malnutrition. Thus, microbiome composition could be used as a therapeutic tool in different situations. The authors analize the relationship between early microbiome... + info