An irritable bowel syndrome subtype defined by species-specific alterations in faecal microbiota Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Bacteroidetes
  • Feces
  • Gram-Positive Bacteria
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Metagenome

abstract

  • Detailed microbiota analysis of a well-characterised cohort of IBS patients identified several clear associations with clinical data and a distinct subset of IBS patients with alterations in their microbiota that did not correspond to IBS subtypes, as defined by the Rome II criteria.

publication date

  • July 2012

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1136/gutjnl-2011-301501

PubMed ID

  • 22180058

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 997

end page

  • 1006

volume

  • 61

number

  • 7