BY Meagan Raeke

Your body is home to trillions of microbes. These bacteria, viruses, fungi and other organisms impact everything from how you process food to your immune system response. They outnumber our human cells but mostly live in harmony. One of the most studied communities of microbes is the one that lives in our gastrointestinal tract — the gut microbiome.

MD Anderson surgical oncologist and researcher Jennifer Wargo, M.D., is studying...

chalk sketch of the gut microbiome on a black background

BY Meagan Raeke

For patients with non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) with EGFR mutations, targeted therapy with EGFR tyrosine kinase inhibitors (TKIs) has...