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About Laura Bolte
Laura Bolte is a dietitian and MD PhD candidate at the Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology at the University Medical Center Groningen (UMCG), Groningen, Netherlands. Laura Bolte’s co-authors were Dr Johannes Björk and Dr. Karla Lee. The project was supervised by Professor Rinse Weersma and Professor Geke Hospers, both of the University Medical Center Groningen.
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