Faith Rudebusch

All Stories by Faith Rudebusch

  1. Health & Medicine

    Worms in the gut keep mice from getting plump on high-fat food

    Parasites kept mice from gaining weight on a high-fat diet. But receiving transplants of immune cells from these wormy mice also halted weight gain in mice without worms.

  2. Psychology

    Bullying alters ‘bugs’ in the gut, hamster data show

    A new study found that the microbes in a hamster’s gut changed in response to social stress.