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The colon of patients with IBS reacts differently to bacteria

20:00 EDT 5 Sep 2017 | AAAS

(Linköping University) The intestinal barrier of patients with the gastrointestinal disease IBS allows bacteria to pass more freely than in healthy people, according to a study led by researchers at Linköping University in Sweden. The study, published in the scientific journal Gastroenterology, is the first to investigate IBS using living bacteria.

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