Role of the gastrointestinal microbiota in small animal health and disease Academic Article uri icon

abstract

  • There is a large and emerging interest in the role of the gastrointestinal microbiota in health and disease. This paper serves to review the current knowledge and recommendations of the gastrointestinal microbiota in health and gastrointestinal disease. Further, this review evaluates the current literature and suggests guidelines for faecal microbial transplantation, a novel therapy for dysbiosis in veterinary medicine.

altmetric score

  • 13.33

author list (cited authors)

  • Redfern, A., Suchodolski, J., & Jergens, A.

citation count

  • 32

publication date

  • September 2017

publisher