During transmission of gut bacteria from mothers to infants, the dominant maternal source of bacteria is rectal, and not vaginal.
Differences in metabolism of levodopa between patients with Parkinson’s disease may be caused by variations in abundance of the gut bacteria ...
Most patients were cured of C. difficile after one fecal transplant.
The American College of Surgeons has issued new guidelines for cancer surgery in the era of COVID-19.
News from the FDA/CDC
The FDA has issued several recommendations for any medically necessary usage of fecal microbiota transplantation.
Gastroenterologists and other clinicians caring for patients with IBD are being encouraged to report outcomes for pediatric and adult patients...
Screening patients, personal protection, procedure postponement, and special precautions with infected patients are discussed.
From the Journals
The virus appears to infect and could potentially spread through the gastrointestinal route.