Immunostimulatory effect of faecal Bifidobacterium species of breast-fed and formula-fed infants in a PBMC/CaCO-2 coculture system

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Pozo Rubio, Tamara; Mujico, Jorge R.; Marcos, Ascensión; Puertollano, E; Nadal, Inmaculada; Sanz, Yolanda; Nova, Esther;
(2011)
  • Publisher: Cambridge University Press
  • Related identifiers: handle: 10261/49249, doi: 10.1017/S0007114511001656
  • Subject: Formula feeding | PBMCs | Breast feeding | Caco-2 cells | Cytokines | Bifidobacterium spp. | Infant’s microbiota
    mesheuropmc: food and beverages | digestive system | bacteria | fluids and secretions

Bifidobacterium spp. typical of the human intestinal microbiota are believed to influence the balance of immune responses in the intestinal mucosa. Aim: To investigate the effect of different bifidobacterial species and mixtures of them in in vitro experiments with P... View more
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