The gut microbiome switches mutant p53 from tumour-suppressive to oncogenic

A recent study published in Nature sheds light on the role of the gut microbiome in switching mutant p53 from tumour-suppressive to oncogenic.

Ileal apoptosis and microbiota mediate colon cancer treatment efficacy

A recent study sheds further light on the interdependent relationship between the intestinal epithelium, the intestinal microbiome and host immunity, and their combined influence on homeostasis and disease.

Probiotic Bacillus subtilis protects against α-synuclein aggregation in C.elegans

A new study looking at B.subtilis in C.elegans could open the possibilities of diet-based intervention and the development of protective bacterial metabolites to combat Parkinson's disease.