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Fecal Transplant Death Mystery Solved

This summer, two people became ill after a poop transplant, and one of them died. Experts explain what went wrong and why the procedure should continue.

InIn June 2019, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced that two people who received fecal microbiota transplants (FMTs) — also known…

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Dana G Smith

Health and science writer • PhD in 🧠 • Words in Scientific American, STAT, The Atlantic, The Guardian • Award-winning Covid-19 coverage for Elemental