Effects of Fecal Microbiome Transfer in Adolescents With ObesityThe Gut Bugs Randomized Controlled Trial

Leong KSW, Jayasinghe TN, Wilson BC, Derraik JGB, Albert BB, Chiavaroli V, Svirskis DM, Beck KL, Conlon CA, Jiang Y, Schierding W, Vatanen T, Holland DJ, O’Sullivan JM, Cutfield WS.
JAMA Netw Open. 2020 Dec 1;3(12):e2030415. doi: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2020.30415. PMID: 33346848
Preclinical studies in mice indicated that weight and metabolism can be altered by gut microbiome manipulation.
OBJECTIVE: To assess efficacy of fecal microbiome transfer (FMT) to treat adolescent obesity and improve metabolism. …Clinical data were analyzed from S …