Microbiome in the human body

 

We are increasingly aware of the importance of the microbiome to our bodies.

In a one to two page answer, discuss the following:

  • We are increasingly aware of the importance of the microbiome to our bodies. 
  • Explain what would happen if we eliminated the microbiome from someone.
  • Discuss whether or not researchers have a model organism that doesn’t have a microbiome.
  • If so, identify have we learned from these model organisms