Evaluation of microbial community reproducibility, stability and composition in a human distal gut chemostat model

The early papers from the Allen-Vercoe lab that outline the development of methods to simulate the distal gut environment in vitro, allowing the powerful study of gut microbial communities.

Stool substitute transplant therapy for the eradication of Clostridium difficile infection: ‘RePOOPulating’ the gut

The first description of the emerging methods for using complex defined ecosystems to treat C. difficile infection.