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Host–microbe metabolic dialogue

Metabolomics and feeding experiments demonstrate the host’s active role in sharing organic acids with a gut microbiota member, revealing host–microbe interactions that foster symbiosis.

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Fig. 1: Host metabolites support microbial growth in the gut.


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Michellod, D., Liebeke, M. Host–microbe metabolic dialogue. Nat Microbiol 9, 318–319 (2024).

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