Cultivation and Genomics Prove Long-Term Colonization of Donor’s Bifidobacteria in Recurrent Clostridioides difficile Patients Treated With Fecal Microbiota Transplantation

Fecal microbiota transplantation (FMT) is an effective treatment for recurrent Clostridioides difficile infection (rCDI) and it’s also considered for treating other indications. Metagenomic studies have indicated that commensal donor bacteria may colonize FMT recipients, but cultivation has not been...

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Main Authors: Hanne Jouhten, Aki Ronkainen, Juhani Aakko, Seppo Salminen, Eero Mattila, Perttu Arkkila, Reetta Satokari
Format: Article
Published: Frontiers Media S.A. 2020-07-01
Series:Frontiers in Microbiology
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