How the Western Diet Has Derailed Our Evolution

Burgers and fries have nearly killed our ancestral microbiome

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Mar 19 · 18 min read
Illustration: Katherine Diemert

By Moises Velasquez-Manoff

For the microbiologist Justin Sonnenburg, that career-defining moment — the discovery that changed the trajectory of his research, inspiring him to study how diet and native microbes shape our risk for disease — came from a…

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