Bacteria that invade colon lining linked to metabolic syndrome, diabetes

Microbiota that invade the normally sterile inner colonic mucus layer correlate with the development of metabolic disease in humans, especially type 2 diabetes, according to new research.Experts said these “impressive” findings provide new insight on how insulin resistance-associated dysglycemia develops in humans.

Obesity and its associated disorders are a major public health concern.

Source: Bacteria that invade colon lining linked to metabolic syndrome, diabetes

 

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