The genetic distance between mouse strains is significantly correlated to phylum level microbiota distances. A Procrustes superimposition of the NMDS of both data types shows a clear association between mouse genotypes and microbiota composition. The P-value is calculated separately with a Mantel test.
Hildebrand et al. Genome Biology 2013 14:R4 doi:10.1186/gb-2013-14-1-r4