Chapter 9 Go Further*
Once you’ve appreciated the importance of the microbiome and its affect on health and more, you may want to expand your knowledge beyond the scope of this book.
Here are a few interesting other microbiome-related ideas to explore
Ötzi’s microbiome has been sequenced! Yes, scientists have studied the Tyrolean Iceman, who died in an Italian alpine glacier 5300 years ago. Antibiotic-resistance and early pathogenic strains were apparently common way before the dawn of civilization.107