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Microbiome & Chronic Diseases

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Prevotella {10000253}

Record Keys


Organism:
Prevotella
Parent:[  ]

Details


Authoring date:
2020-09-29

Meta Information


Taxonomy:
Genus
Domain:
Bacteria
Zone:[  ]
Enzyme:[  ]
Function:
Mucin-degrading

Notes


- Prevotella contains enzymes that are important in mucin degradation, which may disrupt the colonic mucus barrier and increase intestinal permeability

Shared Notes


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    - There is a correlation between higher gut microbiota diversity and higher vegetable intake, but only in participants who harbored an overrepresentation of Prevotella in their gut microbiota

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