Centre for Translational Microbiome (CTMR) News and Media

Recent news from the Centre for Translational Microbiome Research (CTMR) can be found below!

CTMR Publications

For a list of all publications, please visit our Selected Publications webpage!

Lin, W., Garcia, F. R., Norin, E. L., Kart, D., Engstrand, L., Du, J., & Globisch, D. (2023). Sensitive quantification of short-chain fatty acids combined with global metabolomics in microbiome cultures. CHEMICAL COMMUNICATIONS, 59(39), 5843–5846. https://doi.org/10.1039/d3cc01223a

Alexandersson, B. T., Hugerth, L. W., Hedin, C., Forsberg, A., Talley, N. J., Agreus, L., Jarbrink-Sehgal, E., Engstrand, L., Andreasson, A., & Schmidt, P. T. (n.d.). Diverticulosis is not associated with altered gut microbiota nor is it predictive of future diverticulitis: a population-based colonoscopy study. SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY. https://doi.org/10.1080/00365521.2023.2194010

Debelius, J. W., Engstrand, L., Matussek, A., Brusselaers, N., Morton, J. T., Stenmarker, M., & Olsen, R. S. (n.d.). The Local Tumor Microbiome Is Associated with Survival in Late-Stage Colorectal Cancer Patients. MICROBIOLOGY SPECTRUM. https://doi.org/10.1128/spectrum.05066-22

Kallner, A., Debelius, J., Schuppe-Koistinen, I., Pereira, M., & Engstrand, L. (2023). Effects of Consuming Fermented Fish (Surstromming) on the Fecal Microflora in Healthy Individuals. JOURNAL OF MEDICINAL FOOD, 26(3), 185–192. https://doi.org/10.1089/jmf.2021.0195

Gudnadottir, U., Du, J., Hugerth, L. W., Engstrand, L., Schuppe-Koistinen, I., Wiberg Itzel, E., Fransson, E., & Brusselaers, N. (2023). Pre-pregnancy complications - associated factors and wellbeing in early pregnancy: a Swedish cohort study. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, 23(1), 153. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12884-023-05479-8

Sorini, C., Tripathi, K. P., Wu, S., Higdon, S. M., Wang, J., Cheng, L., Banerjee, S., Reinhardt, A., Kreslavsky, T., Thorell, A., Engstrand, L., Du, J., & Villablanca, E. J. (2023). Metagenomic and single-cell RNA-Seq survey of the Helicobacter pylori-infected stomach in asymptomatic individuals. JCI INSIGHT, 8(4). https://doi.org/10.1172/jci.insight.161042

CTMR News and Media

KI News: "First detailed description of Helicobacter -infected individuals", February 23 2023

Read the publication in JCI Insight here!

Hot Off the Press!

The Conversation - "Kourtney Kardashian’s ‘vaginal health gummies’: here’s what the evidence shows", February 16 2023

Article (in English) written by Ina Schuppe Koistinen, discusses the celebrity-endorsed use of "vaginal health gummies" and, from a scientific perspective, their effect on the vaginal microbiome. 


Elle - "Cycle care – lev i synk med din menscykel", February 10 2023

Article (in Swedish) featuring Ina Schuppe Koistinen and she discusses the role of the vaginal microbiome on women's mental health. 



Article from Rektor's Blog:

Ole Petter Ottersen Blog (president Karolinska Institutet) - "Agility in a health crisis – a report on the lessons learned during the COVID-19 pandemic", February 23 2023


New Book: "Vulva: Fakta, myter och livsomvälvande insikter by Ina Schuppe Koistinen"

Handbok för en vålmående vulva och vagina

For more information, please visit: Bookmark Forlag

News archive 2022-2016

Laura Poole