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The Development of the Gut Microbiome and its Role

Speakers: Prof. Liam O'Mahony

Presented at European Academy of Allergy & Clinical Immunology (EAACI) Annual Congress...

Summary

The human gut is colonized by a wide diversity of microbes, representing highly evolved synergistic relationships that provide essential biological functions to the host. The development of the gut microbiome in early life is influenced by lifestyle factors, social interactions, environmental exposures and diet.