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Model of Fecal Transplantation Predicts Which Bacteria Will Flourish

13:45 EST 14 Feb 2018 | Virgo Publishing

Fecal microbiota transplant (FMT) is a treatment strategy for illnesses like Clostridium difficile (C. diff) and some other infectious or autoimmune diseases affecting the gut. During FMT, stool from a healthy donor is transferred to a recipient. To be successful, donor bacteria must attach, or engraft, to the recipient's gut, but the forces

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