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Insect-based diet, a promising nutritional source, modulates gut microbiota composition and SCFAs production in laying hens
Insects could be potential nutritional sources both for humans and animals. Among these, Hermetia illucens, with good amount of chitin and proteins, represents a suitable diet replacement for layingExpand
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Gut Microbiota Features in Young Children With Autism Spectrum Disorders
Proliferation and/or depletion of clusters of specific bacteria regulate intestinal functions and may interfere with neuro-immune communication and behavior in patients with autism spectrum disorderExpand
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Sex-related alterations of gut microbiota composition in the BTBR mouse model of autism spectrum disorder
Alterations of microbiota-gut-brain axis have been invoked in the pathogenesis of autism spectrum disorders (ASD). Mouse models could represent an excellent tool to understand how gut dysbiosis andExpand
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Specific Signatures of the Gut Microbiota and Increased Levels of Butyrate in Children Treated with Fermented Cow's Milk Containing Heat-Killed Lactobacillus paracasei CBA L74
ABSTRACT We recently demonstrated that cow's milk fermented with the probiotic Lactobacillus paracasei CBA L74 (FM-CBAL74) reduces the incidence of respiratory and gastrointestinal tract infectionsExpand
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Spectroscopic identification and anti-biofilm properties of polar metabolites from the medicinal plant Helichrysum italicum against Pseudomonas aeruginosa.
Two new acylated styrylpyrones, one 5-methoxy-1(3H)-isobenzofuranone glucoside and a hydroxymethyl-orcinol derivative, along with sixteen known aromatic metabolites, including lignans, quinic acidExpand
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Palmitoylethanolamide counteracts autistic-like behaviours in BTBR T+tf/J mice: contribution of central and peripheral mechanisms
Autism spectrum disorders (ASD) are a group of heterogeneous neurodevelopmental conditions characterized by impaired social interaction, and repetitive stereotyped behaviours. Interestingly,Expand
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Biofilm Formation and Immunomodulatory Activity of Proteus mirabilis Clinically Isolated Strains
Urinary tract infections (UTIs) and catheter-associated UTIs (CAUTIs) are the principal hospital-acquired infections. Proteus mirabilis is characterized by several virulence factors able to promoteExpand
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Assessment of Host Defence Mechanisms Induced by Candida Species
Some species of Candida are opportunistic pathogens that can cause disease in a host immunocompromised by underlying local or systemic pathological processes. C. albicans is the species most oftenExpand
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Phytochemical investigation and antimicrobial assessment of Bellis sylvestris leaves
Abstract The phytochemical study of Bellis sylvestris has been carried out. This study led to the isolation of 28 secondary metabolites belonging to different classes. The structures of theseExpand
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Subgingival dysbiosis in smoker and non-smoker patients with chronic periodontitis
Periodontitis is one of the most common oral inflammatory diseases, and results in connective tissue degradation and gradual tooth loss. It manifests with formation of periodontal pockets, in whichExpand
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