Specific bacteria help explain stunted growth in malnourished children

Jul 23, 2020

Specific types of gut bacteria in the small intestine as a cause of their stunted growth. Such bacteria contribute to disease in the lining of the small intestine, a condition called environmental enteric dysfunction, which impairs the absorption of nutrients from food and suppresses growth factors necessary for healthy development. Washington University School of Medicine in St.Louis

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