The team’s now testing their method in more patients.
Gut experts in the U.S. have said, however, that the antibiotic used in this study is not particularly effective against C. diff any more. IDSA and SHEA updated their guidelines in February, recommending that doctors stop using it for C. diff and instead use either vancomycin or fidaxomicin.
Rotondo, whose eviction from his parents' home drew national attention finally left hours before a court-ordered deadline. Michael Rotondo waved to journalists as he drove away from the house in Camillus, New York state.