Focus Theme: 2021 Health and Wellbeing
Suggested Age: 10+ years
Microbiota - The Amazing Powers of the Guts
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SFF 2021: Microbiota - The Amazing Powers of the Guts
Hidden deep in our intestines, 100,000 billion bacteria are keeping us healthy by producing a range of molecules. Although their names may be perplexing — Fecali bacterium, Roseburia, Akkermansia mucinifila, Eubacterium halli... — and they are invisible to the naked eye, they could revolutionize the future of medicine. That is, if our modern lifestyle doesn't wipe them out first.
The screening will be followed by an interactive discussion and experiment demo. Join us to find out more!