As we ramp up this year's Microbiome Awards we decided to check back in with some of our previous winners to learn a little more about them and what they have been up to. This week we talk to Dr. Christopher J Stewart who is a post-doctoral associate at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas and took 2nd place in the 2015 Microbiome awards.

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Posted in Culture Dish By Brittanie Collinsworth

In a recent study, Willmann and colleagues investigated the impact of ciprofloxacin treatment on the intestinal microbiome. Antimicrobial treatments are known to upset the structure of the intestinal microbiome. Taxonomic profiling can reveal the severity and long term effects of antibiotic treatments on the gut community.

 

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Posted in Culture Dish By Brittanie Collinsworth