Sign up for the MACH newsletter

You have been successfully added to our newsletter.

A daily newsletter charting the future: From technology to the scientific breakthroughs changing our lives.

How mothers support their babies’ microbiome with breast milk

Mothers in any mammalian species are crucial for the growth and survival of their offspring. But recent studies show that human moms support the growth of not only their infants but possibly even another species – bacteria in their baby’s gut.

Best of MACH

Play All