September 18, 2020

The Niche

Knoepfler lab stem cell blog

Fecal Microbiota Transplant (FMT)

2 min read

When you go into the bathroom, you might expect to see graffiti on the wall, right? I recently saw something very different that left me surprised. Around Sacramento a new kind of “writing on the wall” is showing up in some bathrooms in the form of essentially a paper advertisement taped to the stall wall making an unusual request. The company behind this new effort, AdvancingBio, is asking people to donate their fecal matter to save lives. Some people are perhaps understandably squeamish about talking …Read More