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by Lisa Keilhofer
2021-10-06 12:41
by Lisa Keilhofer

Microbiologist Chris Mason conducted a study on the microbiome of cities. He was able to prove that cities have their own distinct microbial fingerprint .

2021-10-06 12:41
by Lisa Keilhofer
by Lisa Keilhofer
2021-09-21 12:34
by Lisa Keilhofer

Every third cancer diagnosis in Germany is a skin cancer diagnosis. This means 275.000 cases per year, in Germany only. MyMicrobiome scrutinized sixteen common sunscreens regarding their microbiome-friendliness. Read on for the (anonymized) details.

2021-09-21 12:34
by Lisa Keilhofer
Always keep your balance – mentally, inside and outside
by Lisa Keilhofer
2021-06-25 16:05
by Lisa Keilhofer

“Keeping the balance” is the 21st century’s mantra. We came to terms that we need a “work-life-balance” to stay happy, we need to act responsibly and sustainably with our resources, meaning we should not take more than can grow at the same time.

2021-06-25 16:05
by Lisa Keilhofer

Humanity is just a speck in
the massively bacterial world.
We need to get used to that idea."

"Given that fact, it shouldn’t surprise us that microbes occupy most of us as well.
Seventy to ninety percent of all cells in the human body are bacterial,
representing perhaps 10,000 different species. Genetically we get even less real
estate: 99 percent of the unique genes in our bodies are bacterial. This population
of over 100 trillion microorganisms makes up our microbiome: a collection of
microbial communities that has evolved along with homo sapiens to help orchestrate
basic life processes, beginning the moment we’re born."
Ashton Applewhite, Autor beim American Museum of Natural History >> Mehr dazu

A very nice video (from NPR: www.npr.org)
which explains your microbiome in just 5 minutes. Enjoy!

"The next time you look in a mirror, think about this: In many ways you're more microbe than human. There are 10 times* more cells from microorganisms
like bacteria and fungi in and on our bodies than there are human cells …"

*Current status: 1.3 times more

Our Mission

The microbiome topic affects us all. When it comes to our health, we should know what is going on in our bodies. The subject microbiome has not arrived in the general public yet. MyMicrobiome wants to inform the public about a topic that is more important to our health than we might have thought.
MyMicrobiome provides comprehensive information on the microbiome topic:

  • What are bacteria, what is the microbiome, what does it do in my body?
  • What effects does a damaged microbiome have on my health and well-being? What role do antibiotics play?
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  • MyMicrobiome offers discussion platforms for interested and scientists.

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