fbpx Investigating the role of microbiomes in COPD | HMRI

Recently changes in gut microbes have been linked to inducing or protecting against inflammation in the gut and lung. Thus we may be able to control inflammation by modifying these gut microbiomes. We may be able to ingest specific microbes or use specific antibiotics or other factors as new treatments for emphysema.

Researchers 
Project type 
Project Grant
Year of funding 
2016