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TitleThe taxonomic composition of the donor intestinal microbiota is a major factor influencing the efficacy of faecal microbiota transplantation in therapy refractory ulcerative colitis.
Study TypeOther
Abstract Background: Faecal microbiota transplantation (FMT) is an experimental approach for the treatment of patients with ulcerative colitis (UC) refractory to standard medical therapy. Although there is growing evidence from randomized studies that FMT is effective for the treatment of UC there is a large .. [more]
Description Background: Faecal microbiota transplantation (FMT) is an experimental approach for the treatment of patients with ulcerative colitis (UC) refractory to standard medical therapy. Although there is growing evidence from randomized studies that FMT is effective for the treatment of UC there is a large .. [more]
Center NameMEDICAL UNIVERSITY GRAZ