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Table 1 Characteristics of study cohort

From: An ambient-temperature storage and stabilization device performs comparably to flash-frozen collection for stool metabolomics in infants

Variable Mean (range) or Frequency %
n = 16
Gender
 Male 5/16 (31%)
 Female 11/16 (69%)
Ethnicity
 Hispanic or Latino 3/16 (19%)
 Not Hispanic or Latino 12/16 (75%)
 Unknown 1/16 (6%)
Race
 White or Caucasian 6/16 (38%)
 Black or African American 2/16 (12.5%)
 Asian 1/16 (6%)
 Other 5/16 (31%)
 Declined to answer 2/16 (12.5%)
Gestational age at birth (weeks) 28 1/7 (24 5/7 35 4/7)
 Extremely preterm (<27 6/7 weeks) 7/16
 Early Pre-Term (28 0/7-33 6/7 weeks) 8/16
 Late pre-Term (34 0/7 - 36 6/7 weeks) 1/16
 Full Term (≥37 0/7 weeks) 0/16
Delivery mode
 Cesarean Section 13/16 (81%)
 Vaginal Delivery 3/16 (19%)