Muciniphila bacterium and obesity

Ener-G Foods, Inc. (Spring 2013)


A beneficial intestinal bacterium, Akkermansia muciniphila has been shown to reduce obesity and is in lower levels in people with Autism.

Gut microbe may fight obesity and diabete. Nature, May 13, 2013.

The relative abundance of the mucolytic bacterium Akkermansia muciniphila and Bifidobacterium spp. is lower in feces of children with Autism. American Society for Microbiology, 2011.

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