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Alistipes {10000159}

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Organism:
Alistipes
Parent:[  ]

Details


Authoring date:
2019-08-04

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Taxonomy:
Genus
Domain:
Bacteria
Zone:
Gut Lumen
Enzyme:[  ]
Function:
Non-Alocoholic Fermentation

Notes


- Alistipes, which helps ferment our food without producing alcohol, generally improves the metabolic status of our gut and makes us more proficient at using the glucose we consume for energy.
- Alistipes is found in plants. High levels can be found in the gut of hibernating bears. (1)

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