BIROn - Birkbeck Institutional Research Online

    Metformin joins forces with microbes

    Cabreiro, Filipe (2016) Metformin joins forces with microbes. Cell Host & Microbe 19 (1), pp. 1-3. ISSN 1931-3128.

    Full text not available from this repository.

    Abstract

    The gut microbiota is a key player regulating human physiology and can adjust its structure and metabolic activity in response to host health. A recent Nature paper by Forslund et al. (2015) reveals that microbiota adaptation to metformin treatment are responsible for the drug’s therapeutic effects against type 2 diabetes.

    Metadata

    Item Type: Article
    School: Birkbeck Schools and Departments > School of Science > Biological Sciences
    Research Centre: Structural Molecular Biology, Institute of (ISMB)
    Depositing User: Administrator
    Date Deposited: 06 Sep 2016 11:40
    Last Modified: 06 Dec 2016 11:18
    URI: http://eprints.bbk.ac.uk/id/eprint/15826

    Statistics

    Downloads
    Activity Overview
    0Downloads
    237Hits

    Additional statistics are available via IRStats2.

    Archive Staff Only (login required)

    Edit/View Item Edit/View Item