Study Detail

TitlePatterns in the skin microbiota differ in children and teenagers between rural and urban environments
Study TypeOther
Abstract The skin protects from outer threats and this function is supported by commensal microbes. Alterations in skin microbiota are linked with common dermatological diseases. Thus, it is central to understand what drives these alterations. We show that the age and the living environment are associated wi .. [more]
Description The skin protects from outer threats and this function is supported by commensal microbes. Alterations in skin microbiota are linked with common dermatological diseases. Thus, it is central to understand what drives these alterations. We show that the age and the living environment are associated wi .. [more]
Center NameUniversity of Helsinki