Gut microbiome influences ALS outcomes

Gut microbiome and ALS - میکروب های روده

Harvard University scientists have identified a new gut-brain connection in the neurodegenerative disease amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, or ALS. The researchers found that in mice with a common ALS genetic mutation, changing the gut microbiome using antibiotics or fecal transplants could prevent or improve disease symptoms.

Release date: 14 May 2020

Source: Harvard University