Water activity does not shape the microbiota in the human colon
We recently reported an association between stool consistency as measured by the Bristol Stool Scale (BSS) and major markers of the gut ecosystem, including microbial richness, enterotypes and bacterial growth rates in 53 healthy women.
Water activity (aw) is a dimensionless variable that reflects the availability of water in a...
Publisher URL: http://gut.bmj.com/cgi/content/short/66/10/1865
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