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Scientists Create Synthetic "Poop" to Cure Nasty Gastrointestinal Infections

By | Thu, 01/10/2013 - 09:44

Scientists have created synthetic "poop" to cure nasty gastrointestinal infections commonly caused by a toxin-producing bacteria Clostridium difficile.

C. Diff

"Fecal Transplant" More Effective Than Standard Treatment at Fighting Bacterial Infections

By | Mon, 10/22/2012 - 14:05

"Fecal transplants," an experimental therapy that uses donated human stools to treat people with the notoriously hard-to-treat Clostridium difficile infection that causes severe watery diarrhea is safe and effective researchers claim.