Innovations in the Microbiome
Special report published by Nature and Scientific American.
The human body plays host to a vast and diverse microbial community. From metabolic regulation to immunologic maintenance, the microbiome performs functions vital to our health. Innovations in the Microbiome, a joint publication by Nature and Scientific American, distils the most critical insights from the recent explosion in microbiome research. As science continues to unravel the host–microbiome relationship, clues are emerging for the treatment of disease.