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Peter Turnbaugh

Assistant Professor at Department of Microbiology and Immunology, UCSF

Assistant Professor, 2014

Ph.D. in Genomics, B.A. in Biochemistry, Minor in Film Studies

Unfair advantage: was in the room where it happened

Interests: predicting and controlling the metabolism of complex microbial communities

See also: Academia University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) - Public research university that is part of the University of California system and dedicated entirely to health science

Peter Turnbaugh News

Eating less than 800 calories a day favoured weight loss via hungry pathogens

ScienceAlert - 27-Jun-2021

Long-term safety of the diet is questionable as it alters the healthy gut microbiome


Human gut microbiome is altered by shifting to a ketogenic diet

EurekAlert! - 20-May-2020

Potential research area to find treatment options for autoimmune diseases of the gut


Artificial Sweeteners May Be Dangerous To Gut Bacteria

Scientific American - 01-Apr-2015

Could lead to obesity and related ailments such as diabetes. Sweeteners change the population of...