How many bacterial cells reside in the human body?

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Maya Talwar asked the Naked Scientists:
   
How many bacterial cells in the human body?

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How many bacterial cells reside in the human body?
« Reply #1 on: 05/04/2011 01:07:57 »
Estimates are ~100 trillion - about 10 times the number of human cells.