Screening faecal microbiota transplant donors for SARS-CoV-2 by molecular testing of stool is the safest way forward

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Authors

  • Sahida Shabir
  • Naveen Sharma
  • Richard Hansen
  • Daniel R Gaya
  • Ailsa L Hart
  • Nicholas J Loman

External organisations

  • University of Birmingham Microbiome Treatment Centre, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, United Kingdom; Department of Gastroenterology, University Hospital Birmingham, Birmingham, United Kingdom. Electronic address: m.n.quraishi@bham.ac.uk.
  • Department of Paediatric Gastroenterology, Alder Hey Children's Hospital, Liverpool, UK.
  • Gastroenterology Unit, Mauriziano Hospital, Turin, Italy.
  • Department of Medicine, Gastroenterology Division, McMaster University

Details

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)531
JournalThe Lancet Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Volume5
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - Jun 2020

Keywords

  • Betacoronavirus, Coronavirus Infections, Humans, Microbiota, Pandemics, Pneumonia, Viral, SARS Virus