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Posted by duddy   November 20, 2014   6018 views

The microbes that live in your body outnumber your cells 10 to one. Recent studies suggest these tiny organisms help us digest food and maintain our immune system. Now, researchers have discovered yet another way microbes keep us healthy: They are needed for closing the blood-brain barrier, a molecular fence that shuts out pathogens and molecules that could harm the brain.

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Hi!  Do you mind sending the article or the site this news was published on, please? I would like to read more Slight Smile
Posted on Nov 21, 2014 by ehd123
Posted on Nov 25, 2014 by bio_man
Thank you very much Slight Smile
Posted on Nov 25, 2014 by ehd123
Thank you Bio_man!
Posted on Nov 25, 2014 by duddy
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