Microbes and the malnourished child.

Science translational medicine

PubMedID: 23576812

Prentice AM, Nabwera H, Kwambana B, Antonio M, Moore SE. Microbes and the malnourished child. Sci Transl Med. 2013;5(180):180fs11.
New research implicates a dysfunctional gut microbiome in the etiology of severe childhood malnutrition and confirms a role for antibiotics in its treatment.