Experts are figuring out how to exploit the 380 trillion viruses that make up the human virome
Atopic dermatitis can be persistent, and those affected may need to try various treatments over months or years to control it. Even if treatment is successful, signs and symptoms may return. Now, researchers from the University of California, San Diego (UCSD), School of Medicine, report they have identified a universal strain of bacteria derived from…
Advances in sequencing technology mean that scientists are on the verge of finally finishing an end-to-end human genome map.
Trials launched in the U.K. are exploring the safety and impact of mixing coronavirus vaccines from separate manufacturers
As anyone who has woken up to a blast of morning breath can attest, the human mouth plays host to a vibrant and diverse blend of microbes. Along with its obvious olfactory output, the oral microbiome impacts the digestive tract, immune system, and nearly every other facet of human health. The mix of bacteria and…
Would your skin actually be better off? What would you honestly smell like?
Jennifer Elwell, a nurse at UC San Diego, has been breastfeeding since her eight-month-old son was born. She also recently completed both doses of the COVID-19 vaccine.