Bioaccumulation of therapeutic drugs by human gut bacteria

11 September 2021 0 By Bambam

Nature, Published online: 08 September 2021; doi:10.1038/s41586-021-03891-8

An analysis of the interactions between 15 drugs and 25 gut bacterial strains shows that bioaccumulation of drugs within bacterial cells is another mechanism through which gut microorganisms can alter drug availability and efficacy.