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Educational Articles

The Role Th17 and Treg Cells Play in the Gut and Autoimmunity

Recent research indicates that T helper 17 (Th17) and regulatory T (Treg) cells are critical contributors to mucosal and systemic immune responses, especially within the gut.  Imbalances in Th17 and Treg responses are thought to contribute to autoimmune processes and chronic inflammation, as... read more »

Altering the GI Microbiome with Exercise

As preventative health continues to be a primary focus, we continue to seek out ways to improve health through diet and lifestyle changes. At the same time, research continues to call our attention toward our gut and the microbes that reside within, as a primary influencer of our health.... read more »

Technology Update: Advances to the GI-MAP

The Gastrointestinal Microbial Assay Plus (GI-MAP) is the first and only stool test in the world to be running full quantitative polymerase chain reaction (qPCR) on multiple GI targets, including pathogenic and opportunistic bacteria, worms, yeasts, parasites, and comprehensive antibiotic resistant... read more »