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Table 1 Diversity of recent microbiome research, which has focused mainly on the gut

From: The healthy human microbiome

  Publications
Terms All 2011–2016
Gut | colon | intestinal 17,546 10,707
0ral | mouth | tongue | tooth | subgingival | supragingival 4843 2089
Urogenital | vaginal | penile 1477 706
Skin | cutaneous 1372 754
Airway | lung 764 524
Placenta | breast milk 702 426
Ocular | eye 152 82
  1. Number of results obtained by searching for “(microbiome | microbiota | microflora) (<Terms>)” on PubMed (retrieved 31 March 2016)