Kidney stone hitchhikers

Posted by in News, Publications on January 7, 2016
As if kidney stones alone weren’t bad enough… A new paper in PLoS ONE showed that bacteria are associated with kidney stones, and may increase the risk of UTI. Live bacteria and bacterial DNA were liberated from the kidney stones using a Bullet Blender. Read more: http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0139575