Human Gut Virome Is Stable and Person-Specific
Human Gut Virome Is Stable and Person-Specific
Most of the viruses present in people’s guts are bacteriophages, but how they interact with resident bacteria is still an open question.
Human Gut Virome Is Stable and Person-Specific
Human Gut Virome Is Stable and Person-Specific

Most of the viruses present in people’s guts are bacteriophages, but how they interact with resident bacteria is still an open question.

Most of the viruses present in people’s guts are bacteriophages, but how they interact with resident bacteria is still an open question.

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Contributors
Contributors
Ben Andrew Henry | Oct 31, 2016
Meet some of the people featured in the November 2016 issue of The Scientist.
Viruses of the Human Body
Viruses of the Human Body
Eric Delwart | Oct 31, 2016
Some of our resident viruses may be beneficial.
The Human Virome
The Human Virome
Eric Delwart | Oct 31, 2016
Diverse viruses can be found commingling with human and bacteria cells in and on people’s bodies. Scientists are just beginning to understand how these viruses help and when they can turn pathogenic.