On another (tiny) note…

This New York Times article, ” In Good Health? Thank Your 100 Trillion Bacteria”  is the kind of read that fires up my imagination!

Human microbes

Human microbes

Favorite quote #1:
“Humans, said Dr. David Relman, a Stanford microbiologist, are like coral, “an assemblage of life-forms living together.”

Favorite quote #2:
“Humans, he (Dr. Barnett Kramer) said, in some sense are made mostly of microbes. From the standpoint of our microbiome, he added, “we may just serve as packaging.”

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One Response to “On another (tiny) note…”

  1. Ann Lilley Says:

    I and my compatriot denizens, renters, squatters, hangers on, etc thank you for sharing this.

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