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Influence of gut microbiome on brain function


This is a little off-topic, but this paper links a whole lot of auotimmune diseases + anorexia to changes in the intestinal microbiome and the brain. This might give some clues to posters here who have similar problems.


Front. Endocrinol., 12 February 2019 |

The Impact of Starvation on the Microbiome and Gut-Brain Interaction in Anorexia Nervosa

Jochen Seitz, Meriem Belheouane, Nina Schulz, Astrid Dempfle, John F. Baines and Beate Herpertz-Dahlmann

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Sounds fascinating, can't wait to have a look!


Thank you D. Of personal interest.

Very interesting paper. Thank you for sharing.

Thanks for posting.

It’s all about the gut. Even at BTA conference last year there was presentation of work triggered by getting different results from identical mice in different labs. Gut microbiome was suspected as the cause and was being investigated.

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