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Poop Transplants Reverse Aging

Youth-boosting bacteria help restore eye and brain health in mice

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Microbes in the gut could help wind back the clock and reverse the signs of aging, making minds and vision sharper, and enhancing overall health, says a new study by Quadram Institute researchers.

The human body hosts microbiome megacities of microbes including bacteria, fungi, and viruses. We now have a much deeper…



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River D'Almeida, Ph.D

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