Fecal Bacteriotherapy

Good C-DIFF Agents May Keep Our Homeland Safe

Jason Tetro | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada
Jason Tetro

2012-05-28-GermGuyBanner.jpg The date was 2004, and the setting a hospital in Quebec. When BI/NAP1/027 struck, the world was taken aback by an incredible ferocity that infected over 1,700 people and left hundreds dead. But this was only the beginning as TCD and BI/NAP1/027 have since spread worldwide. But what can be done to stop this rogue germ agent?

Does The Controversial Fecal Transplant Treatment Work For C. Difficile?

CP | Helen Branswell, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.18.2013 | Canada Living

TORONTO - Fecal transplants cure most cases of persistent C. difficile infection, a landmark study has shown.That comes as no surprise to the increasi...

As It Turns Out, People Will Take Fecal Transplants — If They Help

CP | Helen Branswell, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.20.2012 | Canada Living

TORONTO - The grossness notwithstanding, people would likely agree to undergo a fecal transplant if they were suffering from persistent C. difficile d...