Gut dysbiosis is associated with poorer long-term prognosis in cirrhosis
Roman Maslennikov, Vladimir Ivashkin, Irina Efremova, Aliya Alieva, Ekaterina Kashuh, Ekaterina Tsvetaeva, Elena Poluektova, Elena Shirokova, Konstantin Ivashkin, Department of Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Sechenov University, Moscow 119435, Russia
Roman Maslennikov, The Interregional Public Organization “Scientific Community for the Promotion of the Clinical Study of the Human Microbiome”, Moscow 119435, Russia
Author contributions: Maslennikov R is the guarantor and finished draft writing; Ivashkin V thought the research idea; Ivashkin V and Maslennikov R made the study design; all authors finished research and data analysis; all authors finished draft editing.
Supported by Biocodex Microbiota Foundation - National Research Grant Russia 2019.
Institutional review board statement: The present study was approved by the Ethics Committee of Sechenov University in accordance with the Declaration of Helsinki (№03-16).
Conflict-of-interest statement: No other conflicts of interest.
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Corresponding author: Roman Maslennikov, MD, PhD, Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Sechenov University, Pogodinskaya Street, 1, bld. 1, Moscow 119435, Russia. email@example.com
Received: January 16, 2021
Peer-review started: January 16, 2021
First decision: February 24, 2021
Revised: February 28, 2021
Accepted: April 22, 2021
Article in press: April 22, 2021
Published online: May 27, 2021