Gut microbiome influences bone remodeling after gastric bypass

Changes in the human gut microbiome after sleeve gastrectomy contribute to the negative skeletal impact of bariatric surgery among adults with obesity, according to a speaker.“Gut bacteria are increasingly recognized as playing an important role in modulating host functions, and studies have suggested a link between the gut and bone,” Karin Wu, MD, a fellow in the Benioff Center for Microbiome Medicine at the University of California, San Francisco, said during an online presentation at the virtual American Society for Bone and Mineral Research Annual Meeting. “In animalRead More

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