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guts

(gəts)
1. n. courage; bravado. It takes guts to do something like that.
2. n. the belly; the intestines. I’ve got some kind of pain in the guts.
3. n. the inner workings of anything. There’s something wrong in the guts of this clock.
4. n. the essence of something. Let’s discuss the real guts of this issue.
See also: gut
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'This is one of the largest ever studies to explore the effects of red wine in the guts of nearly 3,000 people in three different countries and provides insights that the high levels of polyphenols in the grape skin could be responsible for much of the controversial health benefits when used in moderation.'
So, she wondered whether it may be the same for the microbial gut inhabitants.
Previous research also indicates that a person's gut microbiome plays a role in mental health, including one study showing that a bacteria common in (https://www.nature.com/articles/srep33726) probiotics could reduce stress and anxiety.
A large body of evidence suggests that gut microbiota and SCFAs exhibit positive effects on glucose-lowering agents in T2DM.
But the new work pushes that effort further because it shows how stem cells, when mixed with immune and connective tissue cells, can grow into normal gut tissue around the scaffold and function inside a living mammal.
Gareau uses specialized breeds of mice, and also mice that have been bred and raised to be germ free, to observe the effect of manipulation of the gut microbiome on behavior.
Collectively, these microorganisms are referred to as the gut microbiome.
These and other hints have led researchers to experiment with fecal transplants to flush out pro-obesity gut microbes and dump in lean-promoting ones.
Will, because he leads with his head, heart and guts, believes that people need to be understood and numbers need to be controlled.
Machine Guts came out of Zeidler's Web project, Bulk Bin, which was produced at The Banff Centre's Big Rock Candy Mountain Residency program.
sakazakii from the guts of larvae of the stable fly, Stomoxys calcitrans, demonstrating an environmental reservoir for E.
Sleepers Guts is described in the program as "A Piece by the Frankfurt Ballet," and the choreography is credited to ten dancers, as well as to Forsythe.
Objective: Animals harbor specialized bacterial communities in their guts, typically referred to as gut microbiomes.
6 ( ANI ): Germ-free mice, who received gut bacteria from obese humans, gained more weight and accumulated more fat than mice, who received bacteria from the guts of lean humans, according to a new study.
Also found in the guts of termites, these bacteria break down fibers that humans typically can't.