Key publications by leaders in the field


A new proposed mechanism of action for gastric bypass surgery: air hypothesis. Celiker, Medical Hypotheses, 2017

Distinctive microbiomes and metabolites linked with weight loss after gastric bypass, but not gastric banding. Ilhan et al, ISME J, 2017

Alterations of gut microbiota after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass and sleeve gastrectomy in sprague-dawley rats. Shao et al, Obesity Surgery, 2017

Roux-en-Y gastric bypass surgery of morbidly obese patients induces swift and persistent changes of the individual gut microbiota. Palleja et al, Genome Medicine, 2016

Roux-en-Y gastric bypass and vertical banded gastroplasty induce long-term changes on the human gut microbiome contributing to fat mass regulation. Tremaroli et al, Cell Metabolism, 2015

Metagenomic sequencing of the human gut microbiome before and after bariatric surgery in obese patients with type 2 diabetes: correlation with inflammatory and metabolic parameters. Graessler et al, Pharmacogenomics J., 2014

Gut microbiota after gastric bypass in human obesity: increased richness and associations of bacterial genera with adipose tissue genes. Kong et al, Am J Clin Nutr, 2013

Conserved shifts in the gut microbiota due to gastric bypass reduce host weight and adiposity. Liou et al, Science Translational Medicine, 2013

Metabolic surgery profoundly influences gut microbial-host metabolic cross-talk. Li et al, Gut, 2011

Differential adaptation of human gut microbiota to bariatric surgery-induced weight loss: links with metabolic and low-grade inflammation markers. Furet et al, Diabetes, 2010

Human gut microbiota in obesity and after gastric bypass. Zhang et al, PNAS, 2009