Differences between the fecal microbiota of coeliac infants and healthy controls.

@article{Collado2007DifferencesBT,
  title={Differences between the fecal microbiota of coeliac infants and healthy controls.},
  author={Maria Carmen Collado and Miguel Calabuig and Yolanda Echegoyen Sanz},
  journal={Current issues in intestinal microbiology},
  year={2007},
  volume={8 1},
  pages={9-14}
}
Coeliac disease (CD) is an immune-mediated enteropathy with a multifactorial aetiology, characterized by chronic inflammation of the small intestinal mucosa. Although evidence suggests that the gut microbiota contributes to other chronic inflammatory disorders, its possible role in CD has not been determined. In this study, the composition of the fecal microbiota of coeliac children and age-matched controls was investigated by culture-dependent and -independent methodologies, using fluorescent… CONTINUE READING

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