Placental Microbiome’s Existence Challenged
Placental Microbiome’s Existence Challenged
The authors of a new study find no evidence for bacteria in the placenta, but others in the field question their interpretation of the data.
Placental Microbiome’s Existence Challenged
Placental Microbiome’s Existence Challenged

The authors of a new study find no evidence for bacteria in the placenta, but others in the field question their interpretation of the data.

The authors of a new study find no evidence for bacteria in the placenta, but others in the field question their interpretation of the data.

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Study: Antibiotics After Assisted Birth Reduce Maternal Infections
Study: Antibiotics After Assisted Birth Reduce Maternal Infections
Ashley P. Taylor | May 14, 2019
Delivery guidelines should be updated to reflect these results, the authors write.
How Do Infant Immune Systems Learn to Tolerate Gut Bacteria?
How Do Infant Immune Systems Learn to Tolerate Gut Bacteria?
Diana Kwon | Jan 10, 2018
Scientists are beginning to unravel the ways in which we develop a healthy relationship with the bugs in our bodies.
Cesarean Section Results in Heavier Mouse Pups
Cesarean Section Results in Heavier Mouse Pups
Ashley Yeager | Oct 11, 2017
Vaginal birth leads to changes in the development of offsprings’ microbiomes not seen among mice born via C-section, which researchers suspect might contribute to the weight differences.