Gut health and inflammatory bowel diseases

Research shows a number of bowel diseases linked to inflammation have been correlated with changes in the gut microbiome.

Gut health and diabetes

Research shows a number of clear and important correlations between gut microbiome, gut bacteria, glucose metabolism, and the prevalence of metabolic diseases like type 2 diabetes.

Metagenomics

Research using metagenomic sequencing can identify all the microorganisms in a sample and sequence all of the genes in the microorganisms for their functional potential.

Gut health and probiotics

Research is investigating the role of probiotics in modulating the gut microbiome and their influence on gut health.

Gut health and exercise

Research is shedding new light on the connections between the gut microbiome, gut bacteria and exercise.

Gut health and diet

Research is demonstrating the important role of diet and nutrition in modulating the gut microbiome and gut bacteria.

Gut health and mental health

Research has lead to a richer understanding of the role the gut microbiome plays in mental health, including anxiety and depression.

Gut health and central nervous system diseases

Research has associated changes in the gut microbiome with several neurodegenerative and central nervous system diseases, such as Alzheimer's and Parkinson's disease.

Gut health and colon cancer

Research shows a number of correlations between the gut microbiome, gut bacteria, inflammation and colon cancer.

Gut health and heart disease

Research into the gut microbiome and the connection to heart health is shedding new light on the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of cardiovascular disease.

Gut health and obesity

Research is revealing connections between the gut microbiome, inflammation and obesity.