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Intestinal bacteria can cause malnutrition

Prior posts, often in the context of assessments that need to be considered in the context of toxic tort litigation, have described the amazing impacts, both beneficial and adverse, that can derive from the intestinal bacterial flora. [And remember my favorite factoid..there are 10 bacteria in the human...

What is the genetic mechanism that drives evolution? Perhaps we have been looking in the wrong place.

Prior posts have noted how in the recent past the perceived wisdom was the 1% of the human genome was responsible for what happens (the making of proteins), and the balance (99%) was "junk." Over time the amount deemed relevant has grown and the junk portion has shrunk. Recently the ENCODE...