Reconstruction of ancient microbial genomes from the human gut

Reconstruction of ancient microbial genomes from the human gut

Nature, Published online: 12 May 2021; doi:10.1038/s41586-021-03532-0

Ancient microbiomes from palaeofaeces are more similar to non-industrialized than industrialized human gut microbiomes regardless of geography, but 39% of their de novo reconstructed genomes represent previously undescribed microbial species.Reconstruction of ancient microbial genomes from the human gut
Source: Nature