Faecal microbiota transplantation may have only recently been accepted into mainstream medicine but its origins can be traced back to a traditional treatment for sick joeys in remote Australia. In a letter published in Gut, Eliza Jane Temple Milliken from the Department of Infectious Diseases and Microbiology at St Vincent’s Hospital, Sydney, says faecal microbiota ...
“What’s that Skippy? FMT began as bush medicine?”
By Nicola Garrett
30 Aug 2018