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University of Leicester Scientists Identify Novel Approach for Bacteriophage Treatment of Clostridium Difficile Infection

06:43 EDT 23 Sep 2016 | Lab Bulletin

Research provides new insights into the therapeutic potential of bacteriophages to treat and prevent global health threat

University of LeicesterUniversity of Leicester scientists have previously identified the potential of using a bacteriophage cocktail to eradicate Clostridium difficile infection (CDI) and in this research, using an insect model, they show that their prophylactic use can prevent infection forming in the first place....

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