Impact of probiotic Saccharomyces boulardii on the gut microbiome composition in HIV-treated patients: A double-blind, randomised, placebo-controlled trial.
Juan J Hernández
Juan P Horcajada
Giuseppe D Auria
- Publisher: Public Library of Science (PLoS)
(issn: 1932-6203, eissn: 1932-6203)
Microbial Pathogens | Research Article | Diagnostic Medicine | Bacteria | Signs and Symptoms | Pathology and Laboratory Medicine | Clostridium | Gut Bacteria | Saccharomyces | Immunodeficiency Viruses | Retroviruses | Genetics | Pathogens | HIV | Immune Response | Inflammation | Genomics | Immunology | Lentivirus | Viruses | Biology and Life Sciences | Microbiology | Medicine | Bacterial Pathogens | Microbiome | Microbial Genomics | Yeast | Medical Microbiology | Viral Pathogens | Q | R | RNA viruses | Fungi | Science | Organisms | Medicine and Health Sciences | Probiotics
Dysbalance in gut microbiota has been linked to increased microbial translocation, leading to chronic inflammation in HIV-patients, even under effective HAART. Moreover, microbial translocation is associated with insufficient reconstitution of CD4+T cells, and contribut...