CMIT published a periodic online newsletter highlighting new and exciting studies, research initiatives, and events to help connect the microbiome research community.
Diversity matters… but maybe not in our guts
BY ERIC ALM
We seem to have collectively agreed that ‘more is better’ when it comes to microbiome diversity. However, there’s not much evidence that within the “normal” spectrum of microbiome diversity – i.e. what’s observed in healthy individuals – that having more diversity is better for you