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- n. the proposed stage in the development of an embryo at which those characteristics of a particular phylum develop
They found a phylotype with 85% similarity to C. thermosuccinogenes was quantified in significantly different quantities among the diarrhoea-predominant (IBS-D) and control subjects, IBS-D and mixed symptom-subtype (IBS-M) subjects.
In their study, assays for analyzing phylotype specific bacterial alterations in association to IBS were developed and applied.
A phylotype with 94% similarity to R. torques was more prevalent in IBS-D patients 'intestinal microbiota than in that of control subjects.
A phylotype with 93% similarity to R. torques was associated with control samples when compared with IBS-M.
Additionally, a R. bromii-like phylotype was associated with constipation-predominant (IBS-C) patients in comparison to control subjects.
Diarrhoea-predominant irritable bowel syndrome distinguishable by 16S rRNA gene phylotype quantification.