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An oral bacterial cocktail for kidney protection

The oral delivery of a microencapsulated bacterial cocktail into animal models of kidney disease promotes the degradation of nitrogenous waste in the gut, thereby supporting renal function.

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Jarman, J., Dodd, D. An oral bacterial cocktail for kidney protection. Nat Biomed Eng 4, 847–848 (2020).

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