Transforming medicine with the microbiome

Sci Transl Med. 2019 Jan 30;11(477):eaaw1815. doi: 10.1126/scitranslmed.aaw1815.


Advances in microbiome research are spurring the development of new therapeutics for a variety of diseases, but translational challenges remain.

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Animals
  • Diet
  • Fecal Microbiota Transplantation
  • Gastrointestinal Tract / drug effects
  • Humans
  • Microbiota* / drug effects
  • Precision Medicine*
  • Probiotics / pharmacology