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BioMed Research International
Volume 2017 (2017), Article ID 7585989, 8 pages
https://doi.org/10.1155/2017/7585989
Research Article

Human Gut Microbiota Associated with Obesity in Chinese Children and Adolescents

1Medical Genetic Centre, Guangdong Women and Children Hospital, Guangzhou, Guangdong 510010, China
2Maternal and Children Metabolic-Genetic Key Laboratory, Guangdong Women and Children Hospital, Guangzhou, Guangdong 510010, China
3CapitalBio Genomics Co., Ltd., Dongguan 532808, China
4Department of Pediatrics, Guangdong Women and Children Hospital, Guangzhou, Guangdong 510010, China

Correspondence should be addressed to Hai-Liang Liu; moc.scimoneglatipac@uillh and Ai-Hua Yin; moc.621.piv@awianiy

Received 5 June 2017; Revised 4 September 2017; Accepted 27 September 2017; Published 29 October 2017

Academic Editor: Koichiro Wada

Copyright © 2017 Ya-Ping Hou et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Supplementary Material

Fig. S1: Rarefaction curve of Good’s coverage estimator with random resampling.

Fig. S2: The difference in relative abundance of the gut microbiota between obese children and the healthy cohort at the phyla level.

Table S1: Lefse-selected biomarkers at the genus level.

Table S2: P values of Wilcoxon’s rank sum test results for KEGG pathways at the level 3.

Table S3: Taxonomy annotations of OTUs within the node 10.

  1. Supplementary Material