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Role of gut flora after bone marrow transplantation

The intestinal microbiota and its interactions with host immunity have been intensely studied in many disease states. This knowledge could ultimately modify clinical management of allogeneic haematopoietic stem cell transplantation, which is accompanied by dramatic immunological and microbiota perturbations.

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Figure 1: Clinical intervention on the gut microbiota.

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Peled, J., Jenq, R., Holler, E. et al. Role of gut flora after bone marrow transplantation. Nat Microbiol 1, 16036 (2016). https://doi.org/10.1038/nmicrobiol.2016.36

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