Alteration of the gut microbiota in Chinese population with chronic kidney disease

@inproceedings{Jiang2017AlterationOT,
  title={Alteration of the gut microbiota in Chinese population with chronic kidney disease},
  author={Shuanghong Jiang and Shan Xie and D. G. Lv and Pu Patrick Wang and Hanchang He and Ting Zhang and Youlian Zhou and Qianyun Lin and Hongwei Zhou and Jian-ping Jiang and Jing Nie and Fan-fan Hou and Ye Hong Chen},
  booktitle={Scientific Reports},
  year={2017}
}
We evaluated differences in the compositions of faecal microbiota between 52 end stage renal disease (ESRD) patients and 60 healthy controls in southern China using quantitative real-time polymerase chain reaction (qPCR) and high-throughput sequencing (16S ribosomal RNA V4-6 region) methods. The absolute quantification of total bacteria was significantly… CONTINUE READING