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ESCMID Study Group for Clostridioides difficile - ESGCD

News & Activities

The new ESGCD newsletter has just been finished. Take a look at all of the activities that have been done this year and what is ahead along with ECCMID 2020. Read the full article here

Still difficult; clinical practice guidelines for Clostridioides difficile infection


ESCMID guidelines concerning CDI and CDAD


C. difficile culture collection

The ESGCD culture collection of C. difficile is based in the Anaerobe Reference Laboratory at the University Hospital of Wales, Cardiff, UK. Cultures are kept on beads at -80 degrees Celsius. Colleagues wishing to deposit isolates should apply to Dr. J.S. Brazier via email.

The collection is meant for collaborative study purposes and to act as a bank of European isolates representing those strains causing infections across Europe.

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