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From: Adaptive immunity against gut microbiota enhances apoE-mediated immune regulation and reduces atherosclerosis and western-diet-related inflammation

Figure 3

Composition of the colon microbiome in ompK36-immunized and mock-immunized mice.

(A) Area chart of ompK36 immunized and control mice. (B) Bar chart of the average group composition (n = 7/group). (C) Bacterial clade was significantly (P < 0.05) influenced by ompK36 immunization compared to paired controls in ApoE−/− and WT mice. Data are plotted as mean ± s.e.m. Statistical analysis: (one-way ANOVA with Bonferroni’s post hoc test and) student t test. (D) Heatmap graph of correlation analysis between bacterial OTUs and animal traits. Only statistically significant correlations are reported (r factor is shown). Analysis of all mice (n = 28) was performed by QIIME software.

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