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Clarissa Schwab

Clarissa is a research associate at ETH Zürich.

Mucin Cross-feeding Shapes The Metabolic Environment In The Infant Gut

Mucin is released by mucous and goblet cells of the gastrointestinal tract. Production starts before birth, and a complete mucus layer has already developed shortly after birth. Human mucins are glycoproteins composed of a polypeptide backbone and glycosylated side chains. […]