A reference map of potential determinants for the human serum metabolome

  • N.B. and T.K. conceived the project, designed and conducted all analyses, interpreted the results and wrote the manuscript, and are listed in arbitrary order. O.W. and D.Z. designed statistical analyses. D.R. and S.L. conducted microbiome analysis. N.K. coordinated and designed data collection. M.L.-P. and A.W. developed protocols, performed microbiome sequencing and processed serum samples. A.W. designed the project and oversaw sample collection and processing. C.I.L.R., C.M., A.V., M.F. and T.D.S. performed the replication analysis on the TwinsUK cohort. J.A., P.W.F. and O.P. performed the replication analysis on the IMI DIRECT cohort. E.S. conceived and directed the project and analyses, designed the analyses, interpreted the results and wrote the manuscript.