The sepsis death of a recipient of Faecal Microbiota Transplantation (FMT) that contained an extended-spectrum beta-lactamase (ESBL)–producing E. coli strain should be a warning against complacency on risks, according to US researchers. The death was one of two serious cases of infections reported from a single FMT donor whose samples were subsequently found to contain the same strains ...
FMT safety wake up call after E. coli sepsis death linked to donor
By Michael Woodhead
31 Oct 2019