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A Trial of Encapsulated Fecal Microbiota for Vancomycin Resistant Enterococcus Decolonization

2017-02-27 15:56:35 | BioPortfolio

Summary

The objective of this study is to provide preliminary insight into the safety and efficacy of fecal microbiota transplantation (FMT) for the eradication of gastrointestinal carriage of vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus.

Study Design

Conditions

Antibiotic Resistant Strain

Intervention

Encapsulated fecal microbiota preparation, Encapsulated placebo

Location

IU Health University Hospital
Indianapolis
Indiana
United States
46202

Status

Not yet recruiting

Source

Microbiome Health Research Institute

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2017-02-27T15:56:35-0500

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Medical and Biotech [MESH] Definitions

Transfer of GASTROINTESTINAL MICROBIOTA from one individual to another by infusion of donor FECES to the upper or lower GASTROINTESTINAL TRACT of the recipient.

An encapsulated lymphatic organ through which venous blood filters.

Strains of the genus Enterococcus that are resistant to the antibiotic VANCOMYCIN. The enterococci become resistant by acquiring plasmids carrying genes for VANCOMYCIN RESISTANCE.

A disorder characterized by the accumulation of encapsulated or unencapsulated tumor-like fatty tissue resembling LIPOMA.

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