The human microbiome project.

TitleThe human microbiome project.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2007
AuthorsTurnbaugh, PJ, Ley, RE, Hamady, M, Fraser-Liggett, CM, Knight, R, Gordon, JI
JournalNature
Volume449
Issue7164
Pagination804-10
Date Published2007 Oct 18
ISSN1476-4687
KeywordsAnimals, Biodiversity, Genome, Bacterial, Genomics, Humans, Intestines, Metagenome, Mice, Sequence Analysis, DNA
Abstract

A strategy to understand the microbial components of the human genetic and metabolic landscape and how they contribute to normal physiology and predisposition to disease.

DOI10.1038/nature06244
Alternate JournalNature
PubMed ID17943116
PubMed Central IDPMC3709439
Grant ListP30 DK056341 / DK / NIDDK NIH HHS / United States
P30 DK056341-06 / DK / NIDDK NIH HHS / United States
P30 DK056341-07 / DK / NIDDK NIH HHS / United States