Microbial Minutes: The Effects of Microbiome on Host Gene Expression and Flu Vaccine Efficacy Edition

Sept. 13, 2019

What's hot in the microbial sciences? ASM summarizes microbiology news and reports in Microbial Minutes, a biweekly news roundup. Watch the YouTube session for summaries and major findings, and read the reports and news coverage for yourself below. What should we highlight next time? Leave a suggestion in our comments section!


Richards A.L. et al. Gut Microbiota Has a Widespread and Modifiable Effect on Host Gene Regulation. mSystems. September 3 2019.


Hagen T. et al. Antibiotics-Driven Gut Microbiome Perturbation Alters Immunity to Vacccines in Humans. Cell. September 5 2019.

Author: Julie Wolf, Ph.D.

Julie Wolf, Ph.D.
Dr. Julie Wolf is in science communications at Indie Bio, and is a former ASM employee.