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December 19, 2018 - Knowridge Science Report

How sugar could affect your gut bacteria and harm your health

How sugar could affect your gut bacteria and harm your health
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In a new Yale study, researchers found that sugar could silence a key protein required by a gut bacterium linked to lean and healthy individuals.

The gut microbiota plays a key role in human health, and its composition is associated with diet.

Until recently, scientists believed that sugar was absorbed into the intestine and never reached the gut.

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