Homepage > Search
Your search for Vagina has returned the following articles
A catalog of all vaginal bacterial species and their gene function is now available. This public resource will facilitate the work of researchers and provide a better understanding of the role played by vaginal microorganisms in women’s health. By 2003, the complete human genome had bee...
Vaginal delivery promotes the transmission of maternal microbiota, whose composition is involved in the development of newborns’ immune system, especially through the lipopolysaccharide biosynthesis pathway. 19.1% of deliveries worldwide are performed by C-section. This number rises to ...
The female reproductive system is not sterile: beyond the already known vaginal microbiota, researchers have described a great diversity of bacteria all throughout the reproductive organs. Knowledge of the vaginal microbiota has improved in recent years because it is anatomically access...
Bacterial vaginosis, the most common gynecological disease, has a considerable effect on women’s quality of life. It is the result of an imbalance in the vaginal flora that can be regulated through the use of probiotics.
Vaginal yeast infection, a common fungal infection of the vulva and vagina, seems to be more likely to occur if the balance of the vaginal microbiota is disrupted. Treatment is increasingly directed towards the use of probiotics.