An In Vitro Model of the Human Colon: Studies of Intestinal Biofilms and Clostridium difficile Infection.

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The in vitro gut model is an invaluable research tool to study indigenous gut microbiota communities, the behavior of pathogenic organisms, and the therapeutic and adverse effect of antimicrobial administration on these communities. The model has been validated against the intestinal contents of sudden death victims to reflect the physicochemical and… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/978-1-4939-6361-4_17

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@article{Crowther2016AnIV, title={An In Vitro Model of the Human Colon: Studies of Intestinal Biofilms and Clostridium difficile Infection.}, author={Grace S. Crowther and Mark H. Wilcox and Caroline H Chilton}, journal={Methods in molecular biology}, year={2016}, volume={1476}, pages={223-34} }