Gut Bacteria Consume Parkinson’s Drug Levodopa, Often with Harmful Side Effects
Parkinson’s disease is a debilitating neurological condition affecting more than 1% of the global population aged 60 and above. The primary medication used to treat this disease is levodopa.
Two new studies reveal universal gut microbiome signatures in colorectal cancer
Genes alone cannot explain the current rise in colorectal cancer (CRC) and scientists are now trying to elucidate the gut microbiota’s contribution as an important player.
Article proposes important mucin link between microbial infections and many cancers
It is generally known that viruses, with their cell-invading capabilities, can be responsible for a number of different cancers.