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Conference on ‘ The future of animal products in the human diet : health and environmental concerns ’ Postgraduate Winner

@inproceedings{Staudacher2016ConferenceO,
  title={Conference on ‘ The future of animal products in the human diet : health and environmental concerns ’ Postgraduate Winner},
  author={Heidi M. Staudacher and Kevin Whelan},
  year={2016}
}
Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is a functional bowel disorder characterised by abdominal pain or discomfort with disordered defecation. This review describes the role of the gastrointestinal (GI) microbiota in the pathogenesis of IBS and how dietary strategies to manage symptoms impact on the microbial community. Evidence suggests a dysbiosis of the luminal and mucosal colonic microbiota in IBS, frequently characterised by a reduction in species of Bifidobacteria which has been associated with… 

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