Study Detail

TitleHuman gut colonisation may be initiated in utero
Study TypeOther
Abstract Interaction with intestinal microbes in infancy has a profound impact on health and disease in later life through programming of immune and metabolic pathways. We collected maternal faeces, placenta, amniotic fluid, colostrum, meconium and infant faeces samples from 15 mother-infant pairs in an effo .. [more]
Description Interaction with intestinal microbes in infancy has a profound impact on health and disease in later life through programming of immune and metabolic pathways. We collected maternal faeces, placenta, amniotic fluid, colostrum, meconium and infant faeces samples from 15 mother-infant pairs in an effo .. [more]
Center NameInstituto de Agroquimica y Tecnologia de Alimentos (IATA), The Spanish National Research Council (CSIC)