Monthly Archives: February 2019

Metagenome wide association studies: data mining the microbiome

Contributed by Darwin Bandoy, DVM Increased sequencing capability offers an unprecedented look into the microbiome and the association with complex diseases. Associations are mined to determine the changes occurring with microbiome and metabolic conditions like diabetes and obesity, as well as chronic diseases such as colorectal cancer and rheumatoid arthritis. While initially microbial community membership […]

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