• Publications
  • Influence
Effect of inhaled inactivated Mycobacterium phlei in children with moderate asthma.
Bacillus Calmette-Guérin and other mycobacterial vaccines are important therapeutic methods in a series of chronic inflammatory disorders characterized by Th1/Th2 imbalance in which Th2 type cellsExpand
  • 5
Inactivated Mycobacterium phlei inhalation ameliorates allergic asthma through modulating the balance of CD4+CD25+ regulatory T and Th17 cells in mice
Objective(s): Th2 response is related to the aetiology of asthma, but the underlying mechanism is unclear. To address this point, the effect of nebulized inhalation of inactivated Mycobacterium phleiExpand
  • 4
The effect of inhaled inactived Mycobacterium phlei as a treatment for asthma
Allergic asthma is a chronic airway disorder characterized by airway inflammation, mucus hypersecretion, and airway hyperresponsiveness (AHR). A murine model of asthma was used to examine theExpand
  • 4
  • PDF
Inhalation of inactivated‑Mycobacterium phlei prevents asthma‑mediated airway hyperresponsiveness and airway eosinophilia in mice by reducing IL‑5 and IL‑13 levels.
The present study aimed to investigate whether inhalation of inactivated‑Mycobacterium phlei could prevent airway hyperresponsiveness and airway eosinophilia. A total of 24 male Balb/c mice wereExpand
  • 2
  • PDF
Probiotics for Preventing Upper Respiratory Tract Infections in Adults: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Randomized Controlled Trials
Background Upper respiratory tract infections (URTIs) are common and burdensome infectious illness. Several trials have reported that probiotics can prevent URTIs in adults. Objectives To evaluateExpand