skip to main content
OSTI.GOV title logo U.S. Department of Energy
Office of Scientific and Technical Information

Title: Development of the preterm infant gut microbiome: a research priority

; ; ; ; ;
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Argonne National Lab. (ANL), Argonne, IL (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
Argonne National Laboratory
OSTI Identifier:
DOE Contract Number:  
Resource Type:
Journal Article
Journal Name:
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Volume: 2; Journal Issue: 1; Journal ID: ISSN 2049-2618
BioMed Central
Country of Publication:
United States

Citation Formats

Groer, Maureen W., Luciano, Angel A., Dishaw, Larry J., Ashmeade, Terri L., Miller, Elizabeth, and Gilbert, Jack A. Development of the preterm infant gut microbiome: a research priority. United States: N. p., 2014. Web. doi:10.1186/2049-2618-2-38.
Groer, Maureen W., Luciano, Angel A., Dishaw, Larry J., Ashmeade, Terri L., Miller, Elizabeth, & Gilbert, Jack A. Development of the preterm infant gut microbiome: a research priority. United States. doi:10.1186/2049-2618-2-38.
Groer, Maureen W., Luciano, Angel A., Dishaw, Larry J., Ashmeade, Terri L., Miller, Elizabeth, and Gilbert, Jack A. Wed . "Development of the preterm infant gut microbiome: a research priority". United States. doi:10.1186/2049-2618-2-38.
title = {Development of the preterm infant gut microbiome: a research priority},
author = {Groer, Maureen W. and Luciano, Angel A. and Dishaw, Larry J. and Ashmeade, Terri L. and Miller, Elizabeth and Gilbert, Jack A.},
abstractNote = {},
doi = {10.1186/2049-2618-2-38},
journal = {Microbiome},
issn = {2049-2618},
number = 1,
volume = 2,
place = {United States},
year = {2014},
month = {1}

Works referenced in this record:

Prebiotic Oligosaccharides in Premature Infants
journal, January 2014

  • Underwood, Mark A.; Kalanetra, Karen M.; Bokulich, Nicholas A.
  • Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Vol. 58, Issue 3
  • DOI: 10.1097/MPG.0000000000000211

The role of gut microbiota in programming the immune phenotype
journal, January 2013

  • Weng, M.; Walker, W. A.
  • Journal of Developmental Origins of Health and Disease, Vol. 4, Issue 3
  • DOI: 10.1017/S2040174412000712

Commensal and probiotic bacteria may prevent NEC by maturing intestinal host defenses
journal, February 2014

Inflammatory signaling in NEC: Role of NF-κB, cytokines and other inflammatory mediators
journal, February 2014

Trajectories of Growth among Children Who Have Coronary Events as Adults
journal, October 2005

  • Barker, David J. P.; Osmond, Clive; Forsén, Tom J.
  • New England Journal of Medicine, Vol. 353, Issue 17
  • DOI: 10.1056/NEJMoa044160

Effect of Intestinal Microbial Ecology on the Developing Brain
journal, April 2013

Antibiotic use and inflammatory bowel diseases in childhood
journal, October 2010

Is delivery by cesarean section a risk factor for food allergy?
journal, August 2003

  • Eggesbø, Merete; Botten, Grete; Stigum, Hein
  • Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, Vol. 112, Issue 2
  • DOI: 10.1067/mai.2003.1610

Meconium Microbiome Analysis Identifies Bacteria Correlated with Premature Birth
journal, March 2014

Microbes in the neonatal intensive care unit resemble those found in the gut of premature infants
journal, January 2014

  • Brooks, Brandon; Firek, Brian A.; Miller, Christopher S.
  • Microbiome, Vol. 2, Issue 1
  • DOI: 10.1186/2049-2618-2-1

Pediatric Fecal Microbiota Harbor Diverse and Novel Antibiotic Resistance Genes
journal, November 2013

Prevalence and Neonatal Factors Associated with Autism Spectrum Disorders in Preterm Infants
journal, January 2014

Development of the Human Infant Intestinal Microbiota
journal, June 2007

The Role of Microbes in Developmental Immunologic Programming
journal, June 2011

Gastrointestinal flora and gastrointestinal status in children with autism – comparisons to typical children and correlation with autism severity
journal, March 2011

  • Adams, James B.; Johansen, Leah J.; Powell, Linda D.
  • BMC Gastroenterology, Vol. 11, Issue 1
  • DOI: 10.1186/1471-230X-11-22

Toward Effective Probiotics for Autism and Other Neurodevelopmental Disorders
journal, December 2013

The Human Microbiome Project
journal, October 2007

  • Turnbaugh, Peter J.; Ley, Ruth E.; Hamady, Micah
  • Nature, Vol. 449, Issue 7164
  • DOI: 10.1038/nature06244

Mechanisms of gut barrier failure in the pathogenesis of necrotizing enterocolitis: Toll-like receptors throw the switch
journal, May 2013

Secretory antibodies in breast milk promote long-term intestinal homeostasis by regulating the gut microbiota and host gene expression
journal, February 2014

  • Rogier, E. W.; Frantz, A. L.; Bruno, M. E. C.
  • Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, Vol. 111, Issue 8
  • DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1315792111

Effect of mother’s weight on infant’s microbiota acquisition, composition, and activity during early infancy: a prospective follow-up study initiated in early pregnancy
journal, September 2010

  • Collado, Maria Carmen; Isolauri, Erika; Laitinen, Kirsi
  • The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, Vol. 92, Issue 5
  • DOI: 10.3945/ajcn.2010.29877

Neurodevelopmental Outcome in Extremely Preterm Infants at 2.5 Years After Active Perinatal Care in Sweden
journal, May 2013

Differences in gut microbiota composition between obese and lean children: a cross-sectional study
journal, January 2013

  • Bervoets, Liene; Van Hoorenbeeck, Kim; Kortleven, Ineke
  • Gut Pathogens, Vol. 5, Issue 1
  • DOI: 10.1186/1757-4749-5-10

Neonatal cerebral morphometry and later risk of persistent inattention/hyperactivity in children born very preterm
journal, January 2014

  • Bora, Samudragupta; Pritchard, Verena E.; Chen, Zhe
  • Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, Vol. 55, Issue 7
  • DOI: 10.1111/jcpp.12200

Reciprocal interactions of the intestinal microbiota and immune system
journal, September 2012

  • Maynard, Craig L.; Elson, Charles O.; Hatton, Robin D.
  • Nature, Vol. 489, Issue 7415
  • DOI: 10.1038/nature11551

The microbiome-gut-brain axis: from bowel to behavior: From bowel to behavior
journal, February 2011

The role of microbes and autoimmunity in the pathogenesis of neuropsychiatric illness
journal, January 2013

More than just a gut instinct–the potential interplay between a baby's nutrition, its gut microbiome, and the epigenome
journal, June 2013

  • Mischke, Mona; Plösch, Torsten
  • American Journal of Physiology-Regulatory, Integrative and Comparative Physiology, Vol. 304, Issue 12
  • DOI: 10.1152/ajpregu.00551.2012

Development of gut microbiota in infants not exposed to medical interventions: GUT MICROBIOTA IN INFANTS
journal, October 2010

Immune-directed support of rich microbial communities in the gut has ancient roots
journal, November 2014

  • Dishaw, Larry J.; Cannon, John P.; Litman, Gary W.
  • Developmental & Comparative Immunology, Vol. 47, Issue 1
  • DOI: 10.1016/j.dci.2014.06.011

Microbiota profile in feces of breast- and formula-fed newborns by using fluorescence in situ hybridization (FISH)
journal, December 2011

The gastrointestinal mucus system in health and disease
journal, March 2013

  • Johansson, Malin E. V.; Sjövall, Henrik; Hansson, Gunnar C.
  • Nature Reviews Gastroenterology & Hepatology, Vol. 10, Issue 6
  • DOI: 10.1038/nrgastro.2013.35

Genomes of Microbes Inhabiting the Body Offer Clues to Human Health and Disease
journal, April 2013

Health, Nutrition, and Cost Outcomes of Human Milk Feedings for Very Low Birthweight Infants
journal, November 2013

Human milk is a source of lactic acid bacteria for the infant gut
journal, December 2003

Prenatal or Early-Life Exposure to Antibiotics and Risk of Childhood Asthma: A Systematic Review
journal, May 2011

Sepsis From the Gut: The Enteric Habitat of Bacteria That Cause Late-Onset Neonatal Bloodstream Infections
journal, March 2014

  • Carl, Mike A.; Ndao, I. Malick; Springman, A. Cody
  • Clinical Infectious Diseases, Vol. 58, Issue 9
  • DOI: 10.1093/cid/ciu084

Dynamics and Clinical Evolution of Bacterial Gut Microflora in Extremely Premature Patients
journal, March 2011

Interactions Between the Microbiota and the Immune System
journal, June 2012

Lipopolysaccharide and soluble CD14 in cord blood plasma are associated with prematurity and chorioamnionitis
journal, October 2013

  • Martinez-Lopez, Denise G.; Funderburg, Nicholas T.; Cerissi, Adam
  • Pediatric Research, Vol. 75, Issue 1
  • DOI: 10.1038/pr.2013.182

Is meconium from healthy newborns actually sterile?
journal, April 2008

Type 2 (non-insulin-dependent) diabetes mellitus: the thrifty phenotype hypothesis
journal, October 2013

  • Hales, C.; Barker, D.
  • International Journal of Epidemiology, Vol. 42, Issue 5
  • DOI: 10.1093/ije/dyt133

Patterned progression of bacterial populations in the premature infant gut
journal, August 2014

  • La Rosa, P. S.; Warner, B. B.; Zhou, Y.
  • Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, Vol. 111, Issue 34
  • DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1409497111

Transfer of Intestinal Microbiota From Lean Donors Increases Insulin Sensitivity in Individuals With Metabolic Syndrome
journal, October 2012

Catch-up Growth During Childhood Among Very Low-Birth-Weight Children
journal, November 1996

Gut microbiota of healthy Canadian infants: profiles by mode of delivery and infant diet at 4 months
journal, February 2013

  • Azad, M. B.; Konya, T.; Maughan, H.
  • Canadian Medical Association Journal, Vol. 185, Issue 5
  • DOI: 10.1503/cmaj.121189

Antibiotic Exposure by 6 Months and Asthma and Allergy at 6 Years: Findings in a Cohort of 1,401 US Children
journal, December 2010

  • Risnes, K. R.; Belanger, K.; Murk, W.
  • American Journal of Epidemiology, Vol. 173, Issue 3
  • DOI: 10.1093/aje/kwq400

The human gut microbiota: a dynamic interplay with the host from birth to senescence settled during childhood
journal, April 2014

  • Putignani, Lorenza; Del Chierico, Federica; Petrucca, Andrea
  • Pediatric Research, Vol. 76, Issue 1
  • DOI: 10.1038/pr.2014.49

Role of the Microbiome in Energy Regulation and Metabolism
journal, May 2014

The neonatal bowel microbiome in health and infection
journal, January 2014

  • Berrington, Janet E.; Stewart, Christopher J.; Cummings, Stephen P.
  • Current Opinion in Infectious Diseases, Vol. 27, Issue 3
  • DOI: 10.1097/QCO.0000000000000061

Lacto- N -Tetraose, Fucosylation, and Secretor Status Are Highly Variable in Human Milk Oligosaccharides From Women Delivering Preterm
journal, August 2012

  • De Leoz, Maria Lorna A.; Gaerlan, Stephanie C.; Strum, John S.
  • Journal of Proteome Research, Vol. 11, Issue 9
  • DOI: 10.1021/pr3004979

Preterm Infant Linear Growth and Adiposity Gain: Trade-Offs for Later Weight Status and Intelligence Quotient
journal, December 2013

  • Belfort, Mandy B.; Gillman, Matthew W.; Buka, Stephen L.
  • The Journal of Pediatrics, Vol. 163, Issue 6
  • DOI: 10.1016/j.jpeds.2013.06.032

The individual-specific and diverse nature of the preterm infant microbiota
journal, January 2013

  • Barrett, Eoin; Kerr, Colm; Murphy, Kiera
  • Archives of Disease in Childhood - Fetal and Neonatal Edition, Vol. 98, Issue 4
  • DOI: 10.1136/archdischild-2012-303035

Developmental origins of obesity: Early feeding environments, infant growth, and the intestinal microbiome
journal, February 2012

  • Thompson, Amanda L.
  • American Journal of Human Biology, Vol. 24, Issue 3
  • DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.22254

Delivery mode shapes the acquisition and structure of the initial microbiota across multiple body habitats in newborns
journal, June 2010

  • Dominguez-Bello, M. G.; Costello, E. K.; Contreras, M.
  • Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, Vol. 107, Issue 26
  • DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1002601107

Neurologic and Developmental Disability after Extremely Preterm Birth
journal, August 2000

    Works referencing / citing this record: