Healthy aging and the human gut microbiome: why we cannot just turn back the clock.
washington; seattle; isb; Humans; Gastrointestinal Microbiome; Healthy Aging; Microbiota
The aging research field has largely focused on reversing aging-related changes in the body. However, emerging evidence about the gut microbiome indicates that it may not be optimal to just turn back the clock. Here, we advocate for a more tailored and function-focused approach promoting health across the lifespan.
Institute for Systems Biology
Wilmanski, Tomasz; Gibbons, Sean M; and Price, Nathan D, "Healthy aging and the human gut microbiome: why we cannot just turn back the clock." (2022). Articles, Abstracts, and Reports. 7398.