Age and fecal microbial strain-specific differences in patients with spondyloarthritis

@inproceedings{Stoll2018AgeAF,
  title={Age and fecal microbial strain-specific differences in patients with spondyloarthritis},
  author={Matthew L Stoll and Pamela F Weiss and Jennifer E. Weiss and Peter A Nigrovic and Barbara S. Edelheit and Sandra Bridges and Maria I. Danila and Charles H. Spencer and Marilynn G. Punaro and Kenneth Noel Schikler and Andreas Otto Reiff and Ranjit Kumar and Randy Quentin Cron and Casey D. Morrow and Elliot J. Lefkowitz},
  booktitle={Arthritis research & therapy},
  year={2018}
}
BACKGROUND Prior studies have demonstrated abnormalities in the composition of the gastrointestinal microbiota in pediatric and adult patients with spondyloarthritis (SpA). In particular, diminished fecal abundance of Faecalibacterium prausnitzii and abnormalities in both directions in the abundance of the Bacteroides genus have been identified. METHODS… CONTINUE READING