Cardiorespiratory fitness as a predictor of intestinal microbial diversity and distinct metagenomic functions

@inproceedings{Estaki2016CardiorespiratoryFA,
  title={Cardiorespiratory fitness as a predictor of intestinal microbial diversity and distinct metagenomic functions},
  author={Mehrbod Estaki and Jason Pither and Peter Baumeister and Jonathan Peter Little and Sandeep K. Gill and Sanjoy Ghosh and Zahra Ahmadi-Vand and Katelyn R. Marsden and Deanna Lynn Gibson},
  booktitle={Microbiome},
  year={2016}
}
BACKGROUND Reduced microbial diversity in human intestines has been implicated in various conditions such as diabetes, colorectal cancer, and inflammatory bowel disease. The role of physical fitness in the context of human intestinal microbiota is currently not known. We used high-throughput sequencing to analyze fecal microbiota of 39 healthy participants with similar age, BMI, and diets but with varying cardiorespiratory fitness levels. Fecal short-chain fatty acids were analyzed using gas… CONTINUE READING
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