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Your gut microbiome, deconstructed

Use of sophisticated reductionist and whole-system approaches are providing much-needed technologies to unravel the complex mélange of microbiome functions.

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Figure 1: New techniques in the functional analysis of gut bacteria.


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Dodd, D., Tropini, C. & Sonnenburg, J. Your gut microbiome, deconstructed. Nat Biotechnol 33, 1238–1240 (2015).

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