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The future of personalised Nutrition

March 29, 2011 by Ange  

The term Nutrigenomics refers to the effect of components in food on our gene expression. Many believe this will be  the future of personalised nutrition and this funky little tool provides an interactive guide to the history of nutrigenomics.
A short history of nutrigenomics

There’s a whole world living in your gut

January 16, 2011 by Ange  

The MetaHIT project is undertaking the biggest census of the bugs living inside our guts. The European study has taken samples from 124 subjects; a mixture of healthy, overweight and people suffering with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) and identified the genes of the intestinal microbials (mainly bacteria) by DNA stretches.
The results are pretty impressive. They’ve [...]