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Know Your Gut: uBiome Sequences Human Bacteria

What kinds of bacteria live in and on us? And how much bacteria do we share with the people and pets we live with? A San Francisco-based company called uBiome is trying to find the answers. Anthony takes a tour of their lab and talks to the scientists working to sequence the human microbiome to learn how it affects our health and our daily lives.

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“uBiome has launched a citizen science effort to map the human microbiome, the microorganisms that inhabit every inch of our skin as well as our ears, mouth, sinuses, genitals and gut.”

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