The 12th Invest in ME Research Conference June, 2017, Part 2
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Biological Dark Matter: Is your gut the new frontier?

Discussion in 'Other Health News and Research' started by leela, Sep 15, 2014.

  1. leela

    leela Slow But Hopeful

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  2. Sasha

    Sasha Fine, thank you

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    Keela Too Sally Burch

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    Martial Senior Member

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    I guess my stomach really is a black hole :D
     
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  5. Bob

    Bob

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    Interesting.
    Is it me, or did he hint that the unidentified DNA could belong to unidentified species other than bacteria, viruses, and fungi etc.?
    I felt that perhaps that was a bit of hyperbole, to add a bit of mystery to the talk to make it more tantalising.
    But I couldn't work out any reason why the unidentified DNA couldn't belong to unknown species of bacteria, viruses and fungi etc.
    Interesting nonetheless.
     
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  6. Little Bluestem

    Little Bluestem All Good Things Must Come to an End

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    I think all bacteria have certain genes in common, all viruses have certain genes in common, etc. These organisms must not have the common genes of any known species.
     
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