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Human genetic variation and the gut microbiome in disease

09:37 EDT 21 Aug 2017 | Nature Publishing

Recent microbiome genome-wide association studies have identified numerous associations between human genetic variants and the gut microbiome. Here, the authors review how genetic variation in the host can alter the composition of the gut microbiome towards a disease state, with a focus on disorders of immunity and metabolism.

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