Study Detail

TitleThe effects of micronutrient deficiencies on bacterial species from the human gut microbiota
Study TypeOther
Abstract Vitamin and mineral (micronutrient) deficiencies afflict 2 billion people. Although the impact of these imbalances on host biology has been studied extensively, much less is known about their effects on the gut microbiota of developing or adult humans. Therefore, we established a community of cultur .. [more]
Description Vitamin and mineral (micronutrient) deficiencies afflict 2 billion people. Although the impact of these imbalances on host biology has been studied extensively, much less is known about their effects on the gut microbiota of developing or adult humans. Therefore, we established a community of cultur .. [more]
Center NameWASHINGTON UNIVERSITY CENTER FOR GENOME SCIENCES