Pediatrics & Therapeutics

Pediatrics & Therapeutics
Open Access

ISSN: 2161-0665


Xiao-Ming Ben

Xiao-Ming Ben
Shanghai First Maternity and Infant Hospital, Tongji University School of Medicine,
Shanghai 200040
IR Iran

  • Review Article
    The Development and Role of Micro Biome in Infant Gut: An Overview of Recent Literature
    Author(s): Sanjay Kumar Azad and Xiao-Ming BenSanjay Kumar Azad and Xiao-Ming Ben

    More than 1 trillion microbes living inside and outside of our body environment throughout our life is microbiome, the interplay between microorganisms and the intestine of new born infant is associated with diverse functional and clinical outcomes that result from the specific interaction among microbial communities, their products and the unique characteristics of the gastrointestinal tract. The gut microbiome, the study of its origins and establishment of the neonatal gut microbiome beginning in utero and how it is affected by nutritional status (breast feeding versus formula feeding) and other by delivery mode (cesarean section versus vaginal delivery), environmental factors (inside and outside utero), gestational age (term versus preterm), use of antibiotics. This review is aimed at reporting the most recent knowledge of microbiota origin and developm.. Read More»
    DOI: 10.4172/2161-0665.1000320

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