Response To Gut Bacteria

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According to the hot lens, Yong’s article, “Gut bacteria in Japanese people borrowed sushi-digesting genes from ocean bacteria” is a quite decent article. However, in just the second paragraph of the article it seems a little exaggerated from him because he says that, “The genes are wielded by the hordes of bacteria lurking in the guts of every Japanese person, but not by those in American intestines.” (p. 1), he claims that “every” Japanese person has this type of organism. This is a pretty strong statement he makes about all Japanese people having this complex breaking down organism. Unluckily, Young mentions how Hehemann “screened the gut bacteria of 13 Japanese volunteers” and “along with six others from another group with a similar role”
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