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Congrats to Xu Zhang!

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Congrates to Xu’s manuscript on Nature communication!  Can you believe that over 31,000 protein lysine acetylations in the gut microbiome that are part of regulating the microbiome? Ref: Zhang X, Ning Z, Mayne J, Yang Y, Deeke SA, Walker K, Farnsworth CL, Stokes MP, Couture JF, Mack D, Stintzi A and Figeys D. Widespread protein lysine acetylation […]

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New publication selected as JASMS cover story

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Congrates to Zikai’s manuscript selected as the cover story on JASMS.  Timing is everything, and so it seems for drug effects on the microbiome. This manuscruipt in #JASMS demonstrated that #metformin added during different periods of the growth phase of a #microbiome has distinct effects. https://pubs.acs.org/doi/10.1021/jasms.0c00054… Ref: Hao Z, Li L, Ning Z, Zhang X, […]

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Everyday drugs act in surprising ways on the microbiome

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Everyday drugs act in surprising ways on the microbiome     “Drugs should have two labels—one label for its effect on the host, and another for its effect on the microbiome.”–Dr. Daniel Figeys  By Jessica Sinclair, Research Writer A study published today in the journal Microbiome reveals that some of the most commonly taken drugs and compounds can […]