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LGC acquires The Native Antigen Company, strengthening its offer to the IVD sector

LGC acquires The Native Antigen Company, strengthening its offer to the IVD sector

Fecal transplants could be used as treatment for non-alcoholic fatty liver disease

Fecal transplants could be used as treatment for non-alcoholic fatty liver disease

UDCA treatment affects C. diff life cycle, reduces inflammatory response in mice

UDCA treatment affects C. diff life cycle, reduces inflammatory response in mice

Diets high in fat and protein exacerbate C. diff infections in mice

Diets high in fat and protein exacerbate C. diff infections in mice

Preeminent hospitals penalized over rates of patients’ injuries

Preeminent hospitals penalized over rates of patients’ injuries

Study: Nearly 1-in-10 patients admitted to hospital found to be C. diff carriers

Study: Nearly 1-in-10 patients admitted to hospital found to be C. diff carriers

Researchers turn to older treatment methods for new health challenges

Researchers turn to older treatment methods for new health challenges

C. diff puts up a winning fight against hospital disinfectants

C. diff puts up a winning fight against hospital disinfectants

Scientists make breakthrough in the hunt for new C. diff vaccine

Scientists make breakthrough in the hunt for new C. diff vaccine

Disease-causing bacteria compete with human hosts for key micronutrient, study shows

Disease-causing bacteria compete with human hosts for key micronutrient, study shows

Study explores if fecal transplants can improve outcomes in melanoma patients

Study explores if fecal transplants can improve outcomes in melanoma patients

Use of broad-spectrum antibiotics to treat pneumonia does more harm than good

Use of broad-spectrum antibiotics to treat pneumonia does more harm than good

New study uncovers 3D structure of toxin responsible for C. diff infection

New study uncovers 3D structure of toxin responsible for C. diff infection

Warning issued by FDA after patient dies following fecal transplant

Warning issued by FDA after patient dies following fecal transplant

Stool transplant found safe and effective in children with C. difficile infections

Stool transplant found safe and effective in children with C. difficile infections

Transplanting fecal microbiota may be the best treatment for antibiotic-resistant C. diff infection

Transplanting fecal microbiota may be the best treatment for antibiotic-resistant C. diff infection

United Nations sounds alarm bell on drug-resistant infections

United Nations sounds alarm bell on drug-resistant infections

UVA researchers shed light on why C. difficile infections are so dangerous

UVA researchers shed light on why C. difficile infections are so dangerous

Medicare trims payments to 800 hospitals, citing patient safety incidents

Medicare trims payments to 800 hospitals, citing patient safety incidents

Researchers explore why common antibiotic prescribed for diarrhea is failing

Researchers explore why common antibiotic prescribed for diarrhea is failing