Development of the gut microbiota in southern Indian infants from birth to 6 months: a molecular analysis

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Acquisition of the gastrointestinal microbiota at birth may have long-term health impacts. We longitudinally characterised major microbial communities in the faeces of a cohort of infants using molecular methods. Faecal samples were prospectively obtained at several time points after birth from eighty-three infants. Real-time PCR using SYBR green and… (More)
DOI: 10.1017/jns.2013.6

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@inproceedings{Kabeerdoss2013DevelopmentOT, title={Development of the gut microbiota in southern Indian infants from birth to 6 months: a molecular analysis}, author={Jayakanthan Kabeerdoss and Shama Ferdous and Ramadass Balamurugan and John Mechenro and R. Vidya and Sridhar Santhanam and Atanu Jana and Balakrishnan S Ramakrishna}, booktitle={Journal of nutritional science}, year={2013} }