Has the airway microbiome been overlooked in respiratory disease?

Olawale Salami, Benjamin J. Marsland

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The respiratory disease field is changing because of recent advances in our understanding of the airway microbiome. Central to this is dysbiosis, an imbalance of microbial communities that can lead to and flag inflammation in the airways. The increasing momentum of research in this area holds promise for novel treatment strategies.

Original languageEnglish
Article number62
Number of pages3
JournalGenome Medicine
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 28 Jun 2015
Externally publishedYes

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