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Growth failure in preterm infants tied to altered gut bacteria

20:00 EDT 8 Jul 2019 | AAAS

(Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago) Extremely premature infants who fail to grow as expected have delayed development of their microbiome, or communities of bacteria and other micro-organisms living in the gut, according to a new study published in Scientific Reports.

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