This review explores one year of the most important, accessible and relevant original scientific publications published between April 2020 and March 2021 exploring the microbiome of infants, children and adolescents. This review encompasses 40 studies describing changes in microbiota composition observed in paediatrics in a wide spectrum of pathologies in addition to the development of the microbiome during infancy and early childhood and the impact of nutritional intervention and antibiotics on the gut microbiome.
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The paediatric gut microbiome: a year in review
Microb Health Dis 2021;
Submission date: 12 May 2021
Revised on: 08 Jun 2021
Accepted on: 02 Jul 2021
Published online: 09 Sep 2021
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