Reviews and Publications


Alexa Weingarden, Antonio González, Yoshiki Vázquez-Baeza, Sophie Weiss, Gregory Humphry, Donna Berg-Lyons, Dan Knights, Tatsuya Unno, Aleh Bobr, Johnthomas Kang, Alexander Khoruts, Rob Knight, and Michael J Sadowsky
Dynamic changes in short- and long-term bacterial composition following fecal microbiota transplantation for recurrent Clostridium difficile infection.
Microbiome 2015, 3:10 (30 March 2015)


Weingarden, A.R., C. Chen, A. Bobr, D. Yao, Y. Lu, V.M. Nelson, M.J. Sadowsky,
and A. Khoruts. 

Microbiota transplantation restores normal fecal bile acid composition in recurrent
Clostridium difficile infection.
American Journal of Physiology – Gastrointestinal and Liver Physiology. 2014. Vol. 306 no. 4, G310-G319DOI: 10.1152/ajpgi.00282.2013


Shankar, V., M.J. Hamilton, A. Khoruts, A. Kilburn, T. Unno, O. Paliy, and M.J. Sadowsky.  
Species and genus level resolution analysis of gut microbiota in  Clostridium difficile patients following fecal microbiota transplantation.
Microbiome. 2014, 2:13 doi:10.1186/2049-2618-2-13


Khoruts, A., J. Dicksved, J.K. Jansson, and M.J. Sadowsky. 
Changes in the composition of the human fecal microbiome after bacteriotherapy for recurrent Clostridium difficile-associated diarrhea.
Journal of Clinical Gastroenterology. 2010 May-Jun;44(5):354-60. doi: 10.1097/MCG.0b013e3181c87e02


Hamilton, M.J., A.R. Weingarden, T. Unno, A. Khoruts, and M.J. Sadowsky.
High-throughput DNA sequence analysis reveals stable engraftment of gut microbiota following transplantation of previously frozen fecal bacteria.
Gut Microbes. 2013 Mar-Apr;4(2):125-35. doi: 10.4161/gmic.23571. Epub 2013 Jan 18.


Hamilton, M.J., A.R. Weingarden, M.J. Sadowsky, and A. Khoruts.
Standardized frozen preparation for transplantation of fecal microbiota
for recurrent  Clostridium difficile infection.
The American Journal of Gastroenterology. 2012 May;107(5):761-7. doi: 10.1038/ajg.2011.482. Epub 2012 Jan 31.


Khoruts A, Weingarden AR.
Emergence of fecal microbiota transplantation as an approach to repair disrupted microbial gut ecology.
Immunology Letters. 2014 Aug 10. pii: S0165-2478(14)00156-4. doi: 10.1016/j.imlet.2014.07.016. [Epub ahead of print] Review.


Kelly CR, Ihunnah C, Fischer M, Khoruts A, Surawicz C, Afzali A, Aroniadis O, Barto A, Borody T, Giovanelli A, Gordon S, Gluck M, Hohmann EL, Kao D, Kao JY, McQuillen DP, Mellow M, Rank KM, Rao K, Ray A, Schwartz MA, Singh N, Stollman N, Suskind DL, Vindigni SM, Youngster I, Brandt L.
Fecal microbiota transplant for treatment of Clostridium difficile infection in immunocompromised patients.
The American Journal of Gastroenterology. 2014 Jul;109(7):1065-71. doi: 10.1038/ajg.2014.133. Epub 2014 Jun 3.


Khoruts A.
Faecal microbiota transplantation in 2013: developing human gut microbiota as a class of therapeutics.
Nature Reviews Gastroenterology & Hepatology 2014 Feb;11(2):79-80. doi: 10.1038/nrgastro.2013.231. Epub 2013 Dec 3. Review.


Borody TJ, Khoruts A.
Fecal microbiota transplantation and emerging applications.
Nature Reviews Gastroenterology & Hepatology 2011 Dec 20;9(2):88-96. doi: 10.1038/nrgastro.2011.244. Review.


Bakken JS, Borody T, Brandt LJ, Brill JV, Demarco DC, Franzos MA, Kelly C, Khoruts A, Louie T, Martinelli LP, Moore TA, Russell G, Surawicz C; Fecal Microbiota Transplantation Workgroup.
Treating Clostridium difficile infection with fecal microbiota transplantation.
Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology. 2011 Dec;9(12):1044-9. doi: 10.1016/j.cgh.2011.08.014. Epub 2011 Aug 24. Review.


Khoruts A, Sadowsky MJ.
Therapeutic transplantation of the distal gut microbiota.
Mucosal Immunol. 2011 Jan;4(1):4-7. doi: 10.1038/mi.2010.79. Epub 2010 Dec 8.

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