As part of research into the nutritional physiology of the northern brown bandicoot, UQ Agriculture and Food Sciences PhD student, Trish O'Hara is profiling the bacteria of the gastrointestinal tract of a bandicoot for the first time.  This image shows some of the changes in bacterial profiles in different sections of the gastrointestinal tract.

Image courtesy of Trish O'hara

 School of Agricultural and Food Sciences