17+ Role Of Gut Microbiota In Nutrition And Health Background. Focus on gut microbiotathe role of the gut microbiota in nutritionand healthharry j. The extent of interindividual variation in microbiota composition within the population has also become apparent, and probably influences individual responses to drug administration and dietary this review considers the complex interplay between the gut microbiota, diet and health.
Box 2 summarises our current knowledge on the interactions between gut microbiota, nutrition, and human health. Our gut microbiome is extremely important. Microbiota dysbiosis is associated with a number of intestinal and systemic conditions and its modulation for human health is of great interest.
Linking the gut microbiota to human health.
Introducing the human gut microbiota. Duncan understanding the role of our gut microbiota by far the largest microbial community (dominated byin nutrition and the maintenance of health. The human gut microbiota consists of trillions of microbial cells and thousands of bacterial species. Microbiome health appears to affect our physical, psychological and mental health.