Sunday, June 04, 2006

Cells in our bodies may be 90 per cent bacteria

"We are somehow like an amalgam, a mix of bacteria and human cells. There are some estimates that say 90 percent of the cells on our body are actually bacteria," Steven Gill, a molecular biologist formerly at TIGR and now at the State University of New York in Buffalo, said in a telephone interview.
Reuters via Maryannaville

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