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Microbial Interactions with Humans and Animals

  title={Microbial Interactions with Humans and Animals},
  author={Darshika Nigam},
Each animal or human body is a complex macrocosm comprised of multiple interconnected ecological systems of different body sites, including numerous body surfaces which are highly populated by microorganisms. Each region differs from the others and thus, creating a selective environment where certain microorganisms are favored more than others. These residents participate in commensal, parasitic and mutualistic relationships with their hosts. The microorganisms that establish more or less… 

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