The bugs are a feature

A microfluidics-based model of the human gut mimics host-microbe interactions

A team led by researchers at the University of Luxembourg has designed a microfluidics-based model of the human gastrointestinal tract, called HuMiX, that incorporates the microbiome. The team believes its "gut-on-a-chip" overcomes several limitations of existing models, and could be used to investigate the effects of microbes on

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