Metagenomic Predictions: From Microbiome to Complex Health and Environmental Phenotypes in Humans and Cattle
Elizabeth M Ross, Peter J Moate, Leah C Marett, Ben G Cocks, Ben J Hayes
PLoS ONE | PUBLIC LIBRARY SCIENCE | Published : 2013
The authors thank the Dairy Futures Co-operative Research Centre and the Geoffrey Gardiner Dairy Foundation for funding this work. The authors are also very grateful to the Department of Environment and Primary Industries Victoria, Dairy Australia, Australian Government Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry and Meat and Livestock Australia for funding the phenotyping of the B. taurus samples for methane production under its Australia's Farming Future Climate Change Research Program. The funders had no role in study design, data collection and analysis, decision to publish, or preparation of the manuscript.