Can Your Microbiome Tell You What to Eat?

Jairam K.P. Vanamala, Rob Knight, Timothy D. Spector

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Abstract

Prospects for using the gut microbiome for personalized medicine are substantial since the gut microbiome is known to modulate metabolism and varies substantially among individuals. Zeevi et al. (2015) demonstrate that the gut microbiota can be used to predict individualized blood glucose responses to particular foods, which differ between individuals.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)960-961
Number of pages2
JournalCell Metabolism
Volume22
Issue number6
DOIs
StatePublished - 2015

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Physiology
  • Molecular Biology
  • Cell Biology

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    Vanamala, J. K. P., Knight, R., & Spector, T. D. (2015). Can Your Microbiome Tell You What to Eat? Cell Metabolism, 22(6), 960-961. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cmet.2015.11.009