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Table 1 Factors associated with microbial community composition based on Adonis analysis

From: Shifts in microbial diversity, composition, and functionality in the gut and genital microbiome during a natural SIV infection in vervet monkeys

Variable R2 value Unadjusted p value Adjusted p value
All samples
 Developmental stage 0.037 0.002 < 0.001
 Sex 0.011 0.018 0.003
 Province 0.021 0.017 < 0.001
 Source 0.316 < 0.001 < 0.001
 Animal ID 0.347 < 0.001 < 0.001
 Age category 0.053 0.008 < 0.001
 SIV 0.011 0.043 0.18
Rectal samples
 Developmental stage 0.027 0.118 0.4012
 Sex 0.010 0.147 0.326
 Province 0.052 < 0.001 < 0.001
 Age category 0.079 0.129 0.385
 SIV 0.010 0.173 0.256
Fecal samples
 Developmental stage 0.076 0.463 0.4144
 Sex 0.012 0.519 0.934
 Province 0.051 0.442 0.418
 Age Category 0.123 0.534 0.527
 SIV 0.044 0.076 0.067
Vaginal samples
 Developmental stage 0.045 0.305 0.401
 Province 0.155 < 0.001 < 0.001
 Age category 0.055 0.091 0.201
 SIV 0.015 0.339 0.413
Penile samples
 Developmental stage 0.100 0.051 0.028
 Province 0.169 < 0.001 0.001
 Age Category 0.136 0.141 0.218
 SIV 0.035 0.479 0.656
Acute/chronic samples
 Source 0.418 < 0.001 < 0.001
 Age category 0.015 0.118 0.297
 Sex 0.004 0.288 0.356
 Province 0.061 < 0.001 < 0.001
  1. The effects of age (developmental stage or dental age category), sex, geography (province or geographic site), individual, body site, and SIV infection status on variation in microbial communities