microbiome

What great apes feces tell us about human health and digestive disorders

What great apes feces tell us about human health and digestive disorders

A study of the microbiomes of wild gorillas and chimpanzees offers insights into the evolution of the human microbiome and might even have implications for human health. The research project was led by scientists at the Center for Infection and Immunity (CII) at Columbia University’s Mailman School of Public Health. Findings appear in the journal┬áNature…