The normal microflora, also known as the normal microbiome, refers to the microorganisms that naturally inhabit the human body. These microorganisms include bacteria, viruses, and fungi, and are found in various parts of the body, such as the skin, mouth, gut, and respiratory tract.
The normal microflora play an important role in maintaining human health by helping to regulate the immune system, metabolizing nutrients, and preventing the growth of harmful microorganisms. Imbalance of normal microflora can lead to various health issues such as allergies, autoimmune diseases, and infections
Importance of normal microflora in maintaining human health