Study Detail

Titleeffect of sampling and storage on the fecal microbiota composition in healthy and diseased subjects.
Study TypeOther
Abstract Large-scale cohort studies are currently being designed to investigate the human microbiome in health and disease. Adequate sampling strategies are required to limit bias due to shifts in microbial communities during sampling and storage. Therefore, we examined the impact of different sampling and s .. [more]
Description Large-scale cohort studies are currently being designed to investigate the human microbiome in health and disease. Adequate sampling strategies are required to limit bias due to shifts in microbial communities during sampling and storage. Therefore, we examined the impact of different sampling and s .. [more]
Center NameMaastricht University Medical Centre