Published in TB and Outbreaks Week, April 29th, 2003
The research was presented by Dr. Karen Scott at the Society for General Microbiology's Annual Meeting in Edinburgh.
"We all have a huge number of different bacteria in our guts," said Scott of the Rowett Research Institute, "and between them they make up a reservoir of millions of genes which they can exchange with each other. Some of the bacteria are harmless such as the bacteria in live yoghurt, and can...
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