Small changes in dietary habits can have large consequences on your gut microbiome – the large collection of different bacteria existing in the alimentary tract. We now know that our gut microbiome can have a huge impact on our general health and wellbeing, including raising or lowering risks to certain diseases, as well as influencing their severity. As such, greater efforts are being focused on understanding the role of the gut microbiota in both health and disease. One such multicenter study is MetaCardis http://www.metacardis.eu, funded by the European Union’s Seventh Framework Programme...
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Karine Clément spoke to Mathieu Vidard on La Tête au Carré (Monday and Friday, 14h-15h) on France Inter on 11th September 2013. In this interview she discussed gut microbes, obesity, heart disease and the intriguing link between the lot.
Karin Clément (MetaCardis Lead PI) was featured on Télématin on France 2 on 19th June 2013. She highlighted the potential role of gut microbes in obestity and how MetaCardis aims to understand this relationship.