Bacterial Enzyme May Be Linked to Crohn’s Disease

Posted by Proper Nutrition on 2/3/18 8:00 AM

A single bacterial enzyme may be linked to Crohn’s disease, according to a study published late last year.

The study, published in the journal Science Translational Medicine, found that it might be possible to treat Crohn’s by eliminating most of the bacteria in the gut microbiome and repopulating that region with good bacteria that lacks the urease enzyme.

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