Metabolic effects of BMOs on selected commensals

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Neonatology Paediatrics Gut health

This study investigated the carbohydrate-dependent effects on the above selected commensals when fed with bovine milk oligosaccharides (BMOs) and/or lactose using mono- and co-cultures of three different bacterial species (Clostridium perfringens, Parabacteroides distasonis and Bifidobacterium longum subsp. longum).

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Jakobsen L et al. Metabolic effects of bovine milk oligosaccharides on selected commensals of the infant microbiome – commensalism and postbiotic effects. Metabolites. 2020;10:167.doi:10.3390/metabo10040167.

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