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Microbiota - The Amazing Powers of the Guts

University and General Public (17+ years)

Focus Theme:
2021 Health and Wellbeing

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.

  • Categories Natural Science, Life Science & Technology

  • Director Sylvie Gilman and Thierry de Lestrade
  • Produced by YUZU Productions, ARTE France, INRA
  • Running Time 1:00 minutes
  • Country France
  • Year 2019

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