Directed shift of vaginal microbiota induced by vaginal application of sucrose gel in rhesus macaques

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Kai-tao Hu; Jin-xin Zheng; Zhi-jian Yu; Zhong Chen; Hang Cheng; Wei-guang Pan; Wei-zhi Yang; Hong-yan Wang; Qi-wen Deng; Zhong-ming Zeng;
  • Publisher: Elsevier BV
  • Journal: International Journal of Infectious Diseases, volume 33, pages 32-36 (issn: 1201-9712, eissn: 1878-3511)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1016/j.ijid.2014.12.040
  • Subject: Vaginal microbiota | RC109-216 | Sucrose gel | Bacterial vaginosis | Infectious Diseases | Infectious and parasitic diseases | Lactobacilli | Microbiology (medical) | Rhesus macaques.

Objectives: Sucrose gel was used to treat bacterial vaginosis in a phase III clinical trial. However, the changes of vaginal flora after treatment were only examined by Nugent score in that clinical trial, While the vaginal microbiota of rhesus macaques is characterized... View more
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