Validation of Ingestible Capsule to Study Small Bowel

2019-09-24 05:27:33 | BioPortfolio


Proof of concept study to validate the ability of the ingestible capsule to gather samples from the small bowel for microbiome analysis in adults.

Study Design


Proof of Concept


Ingestible capsule


Not yet recruiting


University of Calgary

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2019-09-24T05:27:33-0400

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