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Microbial drivers of DSS variability

Bacterial taxa within the murine gut microbiota affect susceptibility to the widely used dextran sodium sulfate model of colitis.

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Fig. 1: Identification of gut microbiota members driving variability in DSS–colitis model phenotypes.

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Macpherson, A.J., Yilmaz, B. Microbial drivers of DSS variability. Nat Microbiol 7, 478–479 (2022). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41564-022-01097-w

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