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STUDY OUTLINE

VISIT 1

Post-Delivery to

2 Months

During this study visit, we will 

  • Collect maternal blood, breastmilk, and stool samples, as well as a vaginal swab

  • Collect an infant stool sample

  • Conduct a non-invasive development assessment on your infant

  • Measure your infant's length, weight, and body composition

  • Ask you to complete a set of questionnaires

VISITS 2-4

Visit 2: 6 Months

Visit 3: 12 Months

Visit 4: 18 Months

During this study visit, we will 

  • Collect maternal blood (visit 3 only), breastmilk, and stool samples, as well as a vaginal swab

  • Collect an infant stool sample

  • Ask you to complete a set of questionnaires

VISIT 5

24 Months

During this study visit, we will 

  • Measure maternal height, weight, and body composition

  • Measure your infant's height, weight, and body composition

  • Collect a blood sample from your infant

  • Conduct a non-invasive development assessment on your infant