Gut microbial dysbiosis in infancy predicts pediatric asthma susceptibility

Last updated 28th Aug 2017
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MD/PhD Student, Year 3, University of British Columbia/Michael Smith Labs

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Characterization of the microbial predictors of pediatric asthma susceptibility

Research suggests that colonization of the intestinal tract by commensal and symbiotic microbes, known as the gut microbiota, plays an important role in guiding the normal development of an infants...