Anaerobic stool processing boosts FMT efficacy in ulcerative colitis

Faecal microbiota transplantation (FMT) using anaerobically-processed donor stool is showing promise for patients with mild to moderate ulcerative colitis. An Australian study, published in JAMA, randomised 73 adults to FMT with either pooled donor stool or autologous stool. The relatively low intensity FMT regimen comprised an initial dose delivered via colonoscopy and two subsequent doses ...

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