New human microbiome research tool: Gut model HuMiX works like the real thing

Posted by on May 11, 2016 12:07 pm
Categories: health

Scientists have now proven that a model of the human gut they have developed and patented — HuMiX — is representative of the actual conditions and processes that occur within our intestines. With HuMiX, the researchers can analyze the complex interactions between human cells and bacteria, predict their effects on health or disease onset, and study the action of probiotics and drugs.

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