We are a small group working on the government project titled " Effect of urbanization on gut microbiome, mycobiome and virome in patients with Inflammatory Bowel Disease from Northern India". We are following your excellent research and therefore downloaded the HMP2 data ( Lloyd-Price et al., 2019. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41586-019-1237-9) to study the distribution and abundance of ‘redox enzymes’ from different groups . Further, we have some queries and want your help in this regard.
1. The supplementary data provided on
https://ibdmdb.org/tunnel/public/summary.html in products files, is
normalized or not, if yes then which type of normalization has been
2. Why do some sample product folders don’t have ecs.tsv files?
We are facing some problems in the statistical analysis (normalization of data) and therefore need your help.