Journal article

Host Genetic Control of the Oral Microbiome in Health and Disease

Andres Gomez, Josh L Espinoza, Derek M Harkins, Pamela Leong, Richard Saffery, Michelle Bockmann, Manolito Torralba, Claire Kuelbs, Rohith Kodukula, Jason Inman, Toby Hughes, Jeffrey M Craig, Sarah K Highlander, Marcus B Jones, Chris L Dupont, Karen E Nelson

Cell Host & Microbe | CELL PRESS | Published : 2017

Grants

Awarded by National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research of the National Institutes of Health


Awarded by Australian National Health and Medical Research Council


Awarded by Bonnie Babes Foundation


Awarded by Financial Markets Foundation for Children


Funding Acknowledgements

We wish to thank all twins and their families; Grant Townsend and Nicky Kilpatrick for their dental expertise; and Tina Vaiano, Jane Loke, Anna Czajko, Blessy Manil, Chrissie Robinson, Mihiri Silva, and Supriya Raj for their expertise and assistance with collection of data and samples. We also want to thank Dr. Anna Edlund, Dr. Nicholas Schork, and Thomas Clarke at the JCVI. The research in this publication was supported by the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research of the National Institutes of Health under Award Number R01DE019665 to K.E.N. The Peri/Postnatal Epigenetic Twins Study (PETS) was supported by grants from the Australian National Health and Medical Research Council (grant numbers 437015 and 607358 to J.M.C. and R.S.), the Bonnie Babes Foundation (grant number BBF20704 to J.M.C.), the Financial Markets Foundation for Children (grant number 032-2007 to J.M.C.), and the Victorian Government's Operational Infrastructure Support Program. The Craniofacial Biology Research Group (CBRG) was supported by grants from the Australian National Health and Medical Research Council (grant numbers 349448 and 1006294 to T.H.) and the Financial Markets Foundation for Children (grant number 223-2009 to T.H.).