Genome expansion via lineage splitting…in the cicada endosymbiont Hodgkinia http://www.PNAS.org/content/112/33/10192.abstract Host lifecycle partially enables split
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Katherine Pollard led one study, and Rob Knight led the other
(Finucane et al., 2014; Walters et al., 2014).
Until recently, most microbiome research had focused on people from WEIRD countries –that is, Western, Educated, Industralised, Rich, and Democratic.
Most gut microbial species belong to four major phyla: Firmicutes, Actinobacteria, Proteobacteria and Bacteroidetes. Changes in the ratio of Firmicutes and Bacteroidetes correlates with obesity.
but above was discredited somewhat…