Sociodemographic variation in the oral microbiome.

Affiliation

Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Graduate School of Public Health and Health Policy, City University of New York, New York, NY; Department of Epidemiology, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC. Electronic address: [Email]

Abstract

Variations in the oral microbiome are potentially implicated in social inequalities in oral disease, cancers, and metabolic disease. We describe sociodemographic variation of oral microbiomes in a diverse sample.

Keywords

Demographics,Health disparities,Oral microbiome,Social epidemiology,

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