Listening in on human-microbiome metabolic dialogues in diabetes and metabolic health


Aleksander Kostic, PhD

Department of Microbiology

Harvard Medical School

“The human gut microbiome has a long-standing evolutionary relationship with humans that was founded upon a hunter-gatherer lifestyle. Our studies of the gut microbiome of ancient North Americans and modern hunter-gatherers reveals evidence that the ancestral human microbiome “disappearing” in the industrialized world. This seminar will discuss this evidence and its implications for metabolic health, obesity, and diabetes.”

Dr. Aleksander Kostic’s Seminar Recording