Alterations of the gut microbiome in Chinese patients with systemic lupus erythematosus

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BACKGROUND Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) in patients from Spain is associated with intestinal dysbiosis. This study explores whether the alteration of the gut microbiome in SLE patients from China is consistent with the intestinal dysbiosis of SLE patients from Spain. RESULTS The depletion of Firmicutes and the enrichment of Bacteroidetes in SLE… (More)

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@inproceedings{He2016AlterationsOT, title={Alterations of the gut microbiome in Chinese patients with systemic lupus erythematosus}, author={Zhixing He and Tiejuan Shao and Haichang Li and Zhijun Xie and Chengping Wen}, booktitle={Gut pathogens}, year={2016} }