Initial acquisition and succession of the cystic fibrosis lung microbiome is associated with disease progression in infants and preschool children
Marianne S Muhlebach, Bryan T Zorn, Charles R Esther, Joseph E Hatch, Conor P Murray, Lidija Turkovic, Sarath C Ranganathan, Richard C Boucher, Stephen M Stick, Matthew C Wolfgang
PLOS Pathogens | PUBLIC LIBRARY SCIENCE | Published : 2018
Awarded by National Health and Medical Research Council Centre for Research Excellence
Awarded by National Institutes of Health
Awarded by Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
The National Health and Medical Research Council Centre for Research Excellence provided funding (App1000896) to SMS for AREST CF investigators. Funding from the National Institutes of Health (HL116228) to MSM and CRE supported investigators and microbiome studies at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Additional technical resources were provided by the Marsico Lung Institute Molecular Biology Core, which was supported by funds from the National Institutes of Health (HL110873, DK065988) and Cystic Fibrosis Foundation (BOUCHE15R0). The funders had no role in study design, data collection and analysis, decision to publish, or preparation of the manuscript.