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Fecal Transplanters Fish Out Key Ingredient

October 23rd, 2014

Episode 141 of 579 episodes

The bacterium Clostridium scindens , a member of the gut’s microbiome, appears to ward off the hospital-acquired infection C. difficile. Christopher Intagliata reports