Microbial culturomics: paradigm shift in the human gut microbiome study.


Comprehensive determination of the microbial composition of the gut microbiota and the relationships with health and disease are major challenges in the 21st century. Metagenomic analysis of the human gut microbiota detects mostly uncultured bacteria. We studied stools from two lean Africans and one obese European, using 212 different culture conditions… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/1469-0691.12023


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