Tag: neurodegenerative diseases

UofL researcher refining understanding of the role of microbiota in neurodegeneration...

Research in the past two decades has revealed that microbial organisms in the gut influence health and disease in many ways, particularly related to...

Do the bugs in our gut affect our brains? UofL neurologist...

We all are home to trillions of microorganisms, including bacteria, fungi, viruses and more, referred to as the microbiota. These organisms evolved along with...

Study demonstrates role of gut bacteria in neurodegenerative diseases Research at...

Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s disease and Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis are all characterized by clumped, misfolded proteins and inflammation in the brain. In more than 90...