GOLD Biosample ID Gb0051689
Biosample Name Human fecal microbial communities from Washington University at St. Louis, Missouri, USA, of twins - TS28
Other Names
Habitat (MIGS-6) Huma fecal
Community microbial communities
Location from Washington University at St. Louis, Missouri, USA
Identifier of twins
Add Date 2010-04-21
Last Modified By Tatiparthi Reddy on 2016-08-26
Biosample Description Feces from Human Female
Biosample Information
Biosample Information Visibility Public
Ecosystem Host-associated
Ecosystem Category Human
Ecosystem Type Digestive system
Ecosystem Subtype Large intestine
Specific Ecosystem Fecal
Number of Studies 1
Number of Seq Projects 1
Number of Analysis Projects 1
Number of Related Biosamples 1
Sample Collection Site (MIGS-13) Washington University at St. Louis, Missouri, USA
Sample Collection Date (MIGS-5)
Sample Collection Publication
Sample Isolation Comments Total community DNA and RNA was initially isolated from two fecal samples, each obtained from 26-year-old, obese, MZ female cotwins. Both (designated TS28 and TS29) had been vaginally delivered; neither cotwin had any history of intestinal disease, and neither had used antibiotics at least 6 months before providing fecal samples, at which time the cotwins lived 5 km apart
Sample Isolation Country USA
Sample Collection Method Feces from Human Female
Added By Nikos Kyrpides on 2010-04-21
Sample Contact Name Human Gut Community Users
Sample Contact Email
Geographic Location (MIGS-4) Washington University at St. Louis, Missouri, USA
Latitude (MIGS-4.1) 38.63549
Longitude (MIGS-4.2) -90.264891
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Habitat  Huma fecal
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Isolation Host Name Homo sapiens
Host Taxonomy ID 408170
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Host Body Site Gastrointestinal tract
Host Body Subsite Intestinal tract
Host Body Product Stool
Host Specificity or Range
Host Comments Obese twin



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