15 keys to a successful stool bank

Faecal microbiota transplantation (FMT) has proven a highly effective treatment for recurrent C. difficile infections, but technical, logistical and regulatory issues have hampered its use, say Adelaide researchers.

They say developing a frozen stool bank is the best way to standardise the process and ensure stool is available on demand.

In a paper published in the journal Clinical Infectious Disease,