The Human Microbiome is the community of tiny single-cell organisms that are living in and on our bodies.  Rob Knight is one of the pioneers studying human microbes and their relationship to our overall health.  He says, “The three pounds of microbes that you carry around with you might be more important than every single gene you carry around in your genome.”

Learn more in this video of his TED talk (published Feb 23, 2015).

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