Gut Microbiome, Probiotics and Bone: An Updated Mini Review


  • Myriam Abboud Department of Health, CNHS, Zayed University, Dubai, UAE
  • Dimitrios Papandreou Department of Health, CNHS, Zayed University, Dubai, UAE



Microbiome, Probiotics, Bone


The gut microbiome is now considered as a large organ that has a direct effect on gastrointestinal tract, immune and endocrine system. There is no evidence that gut microbiota regulates the immune system and is responsible for bone formation and destruction. Probiotics have been shown through the gastrointestinal tract to have a positive effect on the management of the healthy bone. This article discusses the latest data available from PubMed and Scopus databases regarding gut microbiome, probiotics and bone briefly.


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Abboud M, Papandreou D. Gut Microbiome, Probiotics and Bone: An Updated Mini Review. Open Access Maced J Med Sci [Internet]. 2019 Feb. 11 [cited 2024 Apr. 18];7(3):478-81. Available from:



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