Molecular characterization and identification of Bacillus clausii strains marketed for use in oral bacteriotherapy
The concept of using friendly bacteria to tackle infections, known as bacteriotherapy
, is already used to treat inflammatory bowel disease and Clostridium difficile infections.
The first mention of topical probiotics as a therapeutic treatment for skin conditions appeared in the medical literature in 1912, and was termed "topical bacteriotherapy
with Lactobacil-lusplantarum in burns.
the commensal microflora of human milk: New perspectives for food bacteriotherapy
for chronic relapsing Clostridium difficile diarrhoea in six patients.
With increased research in fecal bacteriotherapy
, further knowledge about the hundreds of species endogenous to the digestive system and their relation to bodily health could be clarified.
Changes in the composition of the human fecal microbiome after bacteriotherapy
for recurrent Clostridium difficile-associated diarrhea.
Characterization of Bacillus species used for oral bacteriotherapy
and bacterioprophylaxis of gastrointestinal disorders.
35 I t has been shown that bacteriotherapy
can also improve this condition.
as maintenance treatment in patients with chronic pouchitis: a double - blind, placebo - controlled trial.
It is also known as bacteriotherapy
or replacement therapy [Hillman et al.