Drs. Mark Underwood, Bruce German, Carlito Lebrilla and Dr. Mills's research was profiled in a story entitled "The Power of Milk" in the June issue of Discover magazine. Florence Williams was the author of the piece.
Congrats to Marco Ventura and Francesca Turroni of the University of Parma, Italy on their recent PNAS paper describing how Bifidobacterium bifidum consumes host glycans (including human milk oligosaccharides). This work was recently profiled in GenomeWeb Daily News.
In the Minitopics section of this months issue of Microbe (the ASM New magazine) there was a comment about milk oligosaccharides and bifidobacteria in reference to the recent PNAS review authored by Drs Zivkovic, Lebrilla, German and Mills.