Study Detail

TitleThe skin microbiome of very low birth weight neonates
Study TypeOther
Abstract The objective of the study was to characterize the cutaneous microbiome in very low birth weight neonates (VLBW) and to investigate its possible association with neonatal sepsis (NS). Non-invasive skin microbiome specimens were taken repeatedly on different days in 12 VLBW neonates during treatment .. [more]
Description The objective of the study was to characterize the cutaneous microbiome in very low birth weight neonates (VLBW) and to investigate its possible association with neonatal sepsis (NS). Non-invasive skin microbiome specimens were taken repeatedly on different days in 12 VLBW neonates during treatment .. [more]
Center NameInstitute of Biotechnology, University of Helsinki