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Table 1 Characteristics of participants

From: Sampling and pyrosequencing methods for characterizing bacterial communities in the human gut using 16S sequence tags

Total number of participants 10
Female sex 4
Race  
   Black/African-American 3
   White 7
Median age (range) 26.5 years (20 - 61)
Median body mass index (range) 25.5 (19.2 - 37.4)
Current smoker 1
Stool frequency 1-2 times/day 10
Bristol stool category  
   1 0
   2 4
   3 1
   4 4
   5 0
   6 1
   7 0