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.”

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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