Tag: sulfosugar

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A sulfosugar from green vegetables promotes the growth of important gut bacteria

April 9, 2021

Via: ScienceDaily Health

A team of scientists has analyzed how microbes in the gut process the plant-based, sulfur-containing sugar sulfoquinovose. Their study discovered that specialized bacteria cooperate in the utilization of the sulfosugar, producing hydrogen sulfide. This gas has disparate effects on human […]