Exploring relationships between host genome and microbiome: new insights from genome-wide association studies.

As our understanding of the human microbiome expands, impacts on health and disease continue to be revealed. Alterations in the microbiome can result in dysbiosis, which has now been linked to subsequent autoimmune and metabolic diseases, highlighting the need to identify factors that shape the micr...

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Main Authors: Muslihudeen Abdul-Razaq Abdul-Aziz, Alan Cooper, Laura S. Weyrich
Format: Article
Published: Frontiers Media S.A. 2016-10-01
Series:Frontiers in Microbiology
Online Access:http://journal.frontiersin.org/Journal/10.3389/fmicb.2016.01611/full