Latest diarrhea Stories
-- First-in-Class Drug Candidate to Prevent C. difficile to Begin Phase 2 Testing in 1st Quarter 2015 -- ROCKVILLE, Md., Feb.
A process involving transplanting poop to stop symptoms of a nasty disease has caused one woman to gain weight excessively.
SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 3, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Napo Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
ReportsnReports.com adds “Diarrhea - Pipeline Review, H1 2015” to its store.
Seventy-two have died so far in Mozambique after drinking beer rumored to be poisoned with crocodile bile. But is crocodile bile actually poisonous? (Or do we just like saying "crocodile bile"?)
-- On Schedule to Release Topline Data from Phase 1b Clinical Trial and to Start Phase 2 Clinical Trial of SYN-004 in 1Q 2015 -- ROCKVILLE, Md., Dec.
-- First-in-Class Drug Candidate to Prevent C. difficile Ahead of Schedule for Phase 2 Testing to Begin in 1st Quarter 2015 -- ROCKVILLE, Md., Dec.
-- First-in-Class Clinical Program Targets Protection of Microbiome to Prevent Overgrowth of Deadly C. difficile Infection Linked with Use of IV Antibiotics -- ROCKVILLE, Md., Dec.
Accurate Norovirus Detection in as Little as One Hour SUNNYVALE, Calif., Dec. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cepheid (NASDAQ: CPHD) today announced it has received clearance from the U.S.
-- Phase 1a and 1b Trials to Use SYN-004 to Protect Microbiome; Intended to Prevent Overgrowth of Potentially Deadly C. difficile Bacteria -- ROCKVILLE, Md., Nov.
Clostridium difficile, also known as "CDF/cdf", or "C. diff", is a Gram-positive bacteria of the genus Clostridium that causes severe diarrhea and other intestinal disease when competing bacteria in the gut flora are wiped out by antibiotics. They are anaerobic, spore-forming rods and is the most serious cause of antibiotic-associated diarrhea and potentially to pseudomembranous colitis. C. difficile bacteria naturally resides in the gut of a small percentage of the adult population. Others...
Rotavirus is the most common cause of diarrhea among infants and young children and is one of several viruses that cause the stomach flu. It is in the family Reoviridae and is a genus of double-stranded RNA. Most children have been infected by the age of five. Each infection builds on previous immunity and thus subsequent infections are less severe and adults are rarely affected. The fives species of the virus are referred to as A, B, C, D, and E. Type A, which is the most common, causes more...
Norovirus is an RNA virus that causes approximately 90% of epidemic non-bacterial outbreaks of gastroenteritis around the world. It may also be responsible for 50% of all foodborne outbreaks of gastroenteritis in the U.S. It can affect people of all ages and is transmitted by food or water that is contaminated, by person-to-person contact, and through aerosolization of the virus and subsequent contamination of surfaces. Immunity is usually incomplete and temporary after infection. People...
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