Gastric bypass surgery alters gut microbiota profile along the intestine

Marco Bueter, Melania Osto, Kathrin Abegg, Marc Schiesser & Thomas A Lutz
Introduction: Changes in fecal microbiota may be responsible for the metabolic changes observed after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGB) surgery. Altered nutrient flux after surgery might have different effects on the gut microbiota profile along the intestine. Here we assessed the bacterial composition[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]