Studies of human microbiome have ignored the developing world, potentially compromising treatments | Science

Thousands of studies have linked the trillions of microbes living in and on our bodies to conditions from cancer to autism to depression. But most microbiome samples come from wealthy countries in North America and Europe, a new analysis finds, distorting our understanding of human-microbe interactions. ‚ÄúThere are many ethnic groups and geographical locations that … Read more