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These data were presented as an abstract at the American Medical Directors Association Convention in Charlotte, NC, in March, 2009 and published as follows: Archbald-Pannone L, Sevilleja J, Evans J, Guerrant R. Asymptomatic C. difficile colonization and weight loss among LTCF residents. J Am Med Dir Assoc 2009;10(3):B5–B5.
Richard Guerrant, MD, licensed fecal lactoferrin testing to Techlab, Inc., Blacksburg, VA. He is cofounder of A1Glutamine, LLC and on the Probiotics Scientific Advisory Board for Danone-Yakult. All other authors have stated there are no disclosures to be made that are pertinent to this article.