Funding for this research was provided by:
Bundesministerium für Bildung und Forschung (01Kl1712 (Arco-Path))
Received: 18 December 2019
Accepted: 9 April 2020
First Online: 15 April 2020
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: The study was performed in accordance with the General Data Protection Regulation of the European Union. All stool samples were routinely submitted for isolation and identification of bacterial enteropathogens, and no examinations were performed other than requested. All samples were pseudonymized before performance of the <i>Arcobacter</i>-specific isolation procedures. Therefore no informed consent was obtained.
: Not applicable.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.