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Laura Cox

Adjunct Instructor, Department of Medicine

Contact Info

545 First Avenue
New York, NY 10016

Research Interests

My research focuses on characterizing how the intestinal microbiota shapes metabolic development, and what role they may play in aging and Alzheimer's disease.

Research Keywords

Microbiome, antibiotics, obeity, development, aging, Alzheimer's disease, microbiology, anaerobic bacteria

Antibiotics in early life and obesity
Cox, Laura M; Blaser, Martin J
2015-02-14; 1759-5029,Nature reviews. Endocrinology - id: 1460592, year: 2014 REVIEW

Altering the Intestinal Microbiota during a Critical Developmental Window Has Lasting Metabolic Consequences
Cox, Laura M; Yamanishi, Shingo; Sohn, Jiho; Alekseyenko, Alexander V; Leung, Jacqueline M; Cho, Ilseung; Kim, Sungheon G; Li, Huilin; Gao, Zhan; Mahana, Douglas; Zarate Rodriguez, Jorge G; Rogers, Arlin B; Robine, Nicolas; Loke, P'ng; Blaser, Martin J
2014-08-25; 0092-8674,Cell - id: 1132022, year: 2014 Journal Article

Helminth colonization is associated with increased diversity of the gut microbiota
Lee, Soo Ching; Tang, Mei San; Lim, Yvonne A L; Choy, Seow Huey; Kurtz, Zachary D; Cox, Laura M; Gundra, Uma Mahesh; Cho, Ilseung; Bonneau, Richard; Blaser, Martin J; Chua, Kek Heng; Loke, P'ng
2014-05-28; 1935-2727,PLoS neglected tropical diseases - id: 1012992, year: 2014 Journal Article

Association of caesarean delivery with child adiposity from age 6 weeks to 15 years
Blustein, J; Attina, T; Liu, M; Ryan, A M; Cox, L M; Blaser, M J; Trasande, L
2013-07-09; 0307-0565,International journal of obesity (2005) - id: 416862, year: 2013 JOURNAL ARTICLE

Pathways in microbe-induced obesity
Cox, Laura M; Blaser, Martin J
2013-07-01; 1550-4131,Cell metabolism - id: 408682, year: 2013 Journal Article