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← We Are Viral From the Beginning

HardNosedSkeptic's Avatar Jump to comment 5 by HardNosedSkeptic

That primordial sphere produced the ten trillion cells that make up each of our bodies.

Really? Not all of them surely? What about the trillions of microbes that live on and inside our bodies? There are at least 10 000 different kinds of them. Scientists are only just beginning to understand the part they play in helping us to survive.

Human Microbiome Project reveals largest microbial map

Fri, 15 Jun 2012 19:50:33 UTC | #947615