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Contact: Jennifer Berman
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NYU Langone Medical Center / New York University School of Medicine

Getting the Samples

Caption: The scientists took swabs from the forearms of six healthy individuals for their study of the bacterial populations in the human skin.

Credit: Zhan Gao, M.D., Martin J. Blaser, M.D.

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