In a first, scientists map the genetic diversity of microbes residing in the human gut and mouth

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“The findings thus far: There may be more genes in the collective human microbiome than stars in the observable universe, and at least half of these genes appear to be unique to each individual—a diversity far exceeding the researchers’ expectations.”

https://medicalxpress.com/news/2019-08-scientists-genetic-diversity-microbes-residing.html

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