Early Childhood Gut Microbiomes Show Strong Geographic Differences Among Subjects at High Risk for Type 1 Diabetes.

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Gut microbiome dysbiosis is associated with numerous diseases, including type 1 diabetes. This pilot study determines how geographical location affects the microbiome of infants at high risk for type 1 diabetes in a population of homogenous HLA class II genotypes.


  • Kaisa M Kemppainen
  • Alexandria N Ardissone
  • Austin G Davis-Richardson
  • Jennie R Fagen
  • Kelsey A Gano
  • Luis G León-Novelo
  • Kendra Vehik
  • George Casella
  • Olli Simell
  • Anette G Ziegler
  • Marian J Rewers
  • Åke Lernmark
  • William Hagopian
  • Jin-Xiong She
  • Jeffrey P Krischer
  • Beena Akolkar
  • Desmond A Schatz
  • Mark A Atkinson
  • Eric W Triplett
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  • Endocrinology and Diabetes
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)329-332
JournalDiabetes Care
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 2015
Publication categoryResearch