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1. (WO2013154826) METHODS FOR DIAGNOSING IMPENDING DIARRHEA

Pub. No.:    WO/2013/154826    International Application No.:    PCT/US2013/034046
Publication Date: Fri Oct 18 01:59:59 CEST 2013 International Filing Date: Thu Mar 28 00:59:59 CET 2013
IPC: C12Q 1/04
G01N 33/569
Applicants: NESTEC SA
RAMADAN, Ziad, S.
LAFLAMME, Dorothy, P.
XU, Hui
Inventors: RAMADAN, Ziad, S.
LAFLAMME, Dorothy, P.
XU, Hui
Title: METHODS FOR DIAGNOSING IMPENDING DIARRHEA
Abstract:
The invention provides methods for diagnosing impending diarrhea in an asymptomatic animal. The methods comprise obtaining a fecal sample from the animal; identifying one or more microorganisms in the fecal sample; and diagnosing impending diarrhea in the animal based on the presence or absence of one or more of the microorganisms.