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Beyond lactobacillus

New microbiome findings may enable gynecological disease biomarkers

By John Fox
Staff Writer

Thursday, October 19, 2017

The discovery of distinct microbial communities along the female reproductive tract from the vagina to fallopian tube, using genetic amplification (amplicon) technology, challenge the traditional view of human fetal development taking place in a sterile environment, a new Chinese study has found.

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