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Bacteriology

Fighting E. coli with E. coli

New gut-in-a-dish study shows how a beneficial strain may protect against pathogens Washington, DC - July 7, 2020 - According to findings published this week in mBio, Nissle, a strain of Escherichia coli, is harmless to intestinal tissue…

Giant leap in diagnosing liver disease

Stool microbes make a challenging diagnosis easier Credit: Salk Institute LA JOLLA--(July 1, 2020) Chronic liver disease represents a major global public health problem affecting an estimated 844 million people, according to