Microbial endocrinology

  title={Microbial endocrinology},
  author={Mark Lyte},
The complexity of the host-microbiota interface is increasingly being recognized to impact nearly every aspect of health and disease from the degradation of complex carbohydrates in the gut to provide energy to the host to the modulation and induction of host behavior. At present, the majority of efforts directed at the identification of the relevant mechanisms that underlie and regulate host-microbiota interactions involve cataloguing of the changes in the microbiota either prior to or… CONTINUE READING