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Soil and Gut Microbial Relationship

Why we need to understand soil microbial health and gut microbial health

A scanning electron micrograph of branching hyphave that embrace and penetrate a mineral particle. Fungi seem to enter the particle at upper right and center right. Scale bar = 10 micrometers. Fig. 1b from Landweert et al. 2001.

I came across a book review for The Hidden Half of Nature: The Microbial Roots of Life and Health in The Guardian this weekend.  I have started reading the book and will summarize my thoughts in another blog when I am finished.  However a couple of points I agreed with in The Guardian article – The scientists whose garden unlocked the secret to good health: Continue reading Soil and Gut Microbial Relationship