Cross-feeding by Bifidobacterium breve UCC2003 during co-cultivation with Bifidobacterium bifidum PRL2010 in a mucin-based medium
O’Connell Motherway, Mary
van Sinderen, Douwe
- Publisher: BioMed Central
(issn: 1471-2180, eissn: 1471-2180)
Fucose | Bifidobacteria | Research Article | Anaerobic bacteria | Oligosaccharides | Galactose | Human milk | DNA microarray data | Carbohydrate | Probiotic | Sialic acid | Genome analysis | O-glycosylation | Human colon ecosystems | Intestinal tract | Microbiology (medical) | Gene expression | Leloir pathway
mesheuropmc: food and beverages
BACKGROUND: Bifidobacteria constitute a specific group of commensal bacteria that commonly inhabit the mammalian gastrointestinal tract. Bifidobacterium breve UCC2003 was previously shown to utilize a variety of plant/diet/host-derived carbohydrates, including cellodext...