Metagenomic systems biology and metabolic modeling of the human microbiome

@article{Levy2014MetagenomicSB,
  title={Metagenomic systems biology and metabolic modeling of the human microbiome},
  author={Roie Levy and Elhanan Borenstein},
  journal={Gut Microbes},
  year={2014},
  volume={5},
  pages={265 - 270 - 9}
}
The human microbiome is a key contributor to health and development. Yet little is known about the ecological forces that are at play in defining the composition of such host-associated communities. Metagenomics-based studies have uncovered clear patterns of community structure but are often incapable of distinguishing alternative structuring paradigms. In a recent study, we integrated metagenomic analysis with a systems biology approach, using a reverse ecology framework to model numerous… 
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