Study Detail

TitleGut microbial dysbiosis in young adults with obesity
Study TypeOther
Abstract Obesity has become a global epidemic as a high risk factor for type 2 diabetes, cardiovascular diseases and cancer. Besides human genetics, our gut microbiome is another contributor to human obesity. Here we perform metagenome-wide association studies (MGWAS) on fecal samples from a case-control coh .. [more]
Description Obesity has become a global epidemic as a high risk factor for type 2 diabetes, cardiovascular diseases and cancer. Besides human genetics, our gut microbiome is another contributor to human obesity. Here we perform metagenome-wide association studies (MGWAS) on fecal samples from a case-control coh .. [more]
Center NameBeijing Genome Institute