*Department of Gastroenterology, Nepean Hospital, Penrith
†Centre for Digestive Diseases
‡Probiotic Therapy Research Centre, Five Dock
§School of Biotechnology and Biomolecular Sciences, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
The work of Dr Grehan was funded by NHMRC Medical Postgraduate Scholarship No #8136 as part of PhD studies undertaken at the University of NSW School of Microbiology and Immunology.
Reprints: Martin J. Grehan, MBBS, PhD, Department of Gastroenterology, Nepean Hospital, PO Box 63, Penrith, New South Wales 2751, Australia (e-mail: [email protected]).
Received for publication August 17, 2009; accepted April 23, 2010
Martin J. Grehan, Sharyn M. Leis, Jordana Campbell, and Hazel Mitchell has no financial interest or affiliation with any institution, organization, or company relating to the manuscript.
Thomas J. Borody has a pecuniary interest in the Centre for Digestive Diseases, where fecal bacteriotherapy is a treatment option for patients.