Effects of oral probiotic supplements on vaginal microbiota during pregnancy: a randomised, double‐blind, placebo‐controlled trial with microbiome analysis

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  • S Husain
  • J Allotey
  • Z Drymoussi
  • M Wilks
  • Bm Fernandez‐felix
  • A Whiley
  • J Dodds
  • C Mccourt
  • Em Prosdocimi
  • Wg Wade
  • Bm Tejada
  • J Zamora
  • M Millar

External organisations

  • Neonatal Unit Homerton University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust London UK
  • Women's Health Research Unit, The Blizard Institute, Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary University of London.
  • Royal London Hospital, Barts Health NHS Trust
  • Clinical Biostatistics Unit Hospital Ramon y Cajal (IRYCIS) Madrid Spain
  • Michael J. Seckl, Imperial College London; Yenting Ngai, Stephen Nash, and Allan Hackshaw, Cancer Research UK and University College London Cancer Trials Centre; Christian H. Ottensmeier, University of Southampton and Southampton University Hospitals, Southampton; Michael Cullen, Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham; Joyce Thompson, Heart of England Birmingham; Gary Middleton, University of Birmingham, Birmingham; Peter Schmid, Brighton and Sussex Medical School, Brighton; Dakshinamoorthy Muthukumar, Colchester Hospital, Colchester; Susan Harden, Cambridge University Hospital, Cambridge; Kate M. Fife, Peterborough City Hospital, Peterborough; Barbara Crosse, Calderdale and Huddersfield NHS Foundation Trust, Huddersfield; and Paul Taylor, University Hospital South Manchester, Manchester, United Kingdom.
  • King's College London
  • Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Faculty of Medicine University Hospitals of Geneva Geneva Switzerland
  • CIBER Epidemiology and Public Health (CIBERESP) Madrid Spain
  • Pragmatic Clinical Trials Unit Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry Queen Mary University London London UK
  • Centre for Genomics and Child Health, Blizard Institute, Barts and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary University of London, London, UK.


Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)275-284
JournalBJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2020