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Heritable components of the human fecal microbiome are associated with visceral fat

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Obesity and its associated diseases are one of the major causes of death worldwide. The gut microbiota has been identified to have essential regulatory effects on human metabolism and obesity in particular. In a recent study we provided some insights into the link between the gut microbiota (GM) and adiposity, as well as host genetic modulation of these processes. Our results identify novel evidence of association between 6 adiposity phenotypes and faecal microbial operational taxonomic units...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
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10.1080/19490976.2017.1356556

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ORCID:
0000-0002-0341-751X
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ORCID:
0000-0002-3227-380X
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
NDORMS
Subgroup:
KIR
ORCID:
0000-0002-7891-6217
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ORCID:
0000-0002-4910-0489
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Publisher:
Taylor & Francis Publisher's website
Journal:
Gut Microbes Journal website
Volume:
9
Issue:
1
Pages:
61-67
Publication date:
2017-08-11
Acceptance date:
2017-07-10
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EISSN:
1949-0984
ISSN:
1949-0976
Pubs id:
pubs:904950
URN:
uri:1cccc44c-500c-4ff9-8a10-cf3348a7cd3e
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uuid:1cccc44c-500c-4ff9-8a10-cf3348a7cd3e
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pubs:904950

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