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Molecular Characterisation of the Faecal Microbiota in Patients with Type II Diabetes
The investigation provides molecular analyses of the faecal microbiota in type 2 diabetic patients. In order to characterise the gut microbiota in diabetic patients and to assess whether there areExpand
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Characterization and Transfer of Antibiotic Resistance in Lactic Acid Bacteria from Fermented Food Products
The study provides phenotypic and molecular analyses of the antibiotic resistance in lactic acid bacteria (LAB) from fermented foods in Xi’an, China. LAB strains (n = 84) belonging to 16 species ofExpand
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Probiotics may delay the progression of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease by restoring the gut microbiota structure and improving intestinal endotoxemia
Gut-derived bacterial lipopolysaccharide (LPS) and subsequent hepatic toll-like receptor 4 (TLR4) activation have been recognized to be involved in the onset of diet-induced nonalcoholic fatty liverExpand
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MicroRNA-27b suppresses Helicobacter pylori-induced gastric tumorigenesis through negatively regulating Frizzled7.
MicroRNAs (miRNAs) are novel tools for cancer therapy. Frizzled7 (FZD7) is an important co-receptor in the WNT signaling pathway. The WNT signaling pathway is aberrantly activated in HelicobacterExpand
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Molecular Alteration Analysis of Human Gut Microbial Composition in Graves' disease Patients
The gut microbial association with host co-existence is critical for body homeostasis and pathogenicity. Graves' disease (GD) is an autoimmune disease manifested with hyperthyroidism andExpand
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Molecular Characterization of Fecal Microbiota in Patients with Viral Diarrhea
The study provides molecular analyses of fecal microbiota of diarrhea patients infected with four different types of viruses. Fecal specimens from 52 patients with viral diarrhea (13 each ofExpand
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Screening and characterization of new potentially probiotic lactobacilli from breast-fed healthy babies in Pakistan
Probiotic bacteria are used for the protection and improvement of human intestinal microflora with added health effects. In search of new probiotics, 61 lactobacilli isolates were screened forExpand
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Overexpression of α3, β3 and γ2 chains of laminin-332 is associated with poor prognosis in pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma
Pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma (PDA) is a worldwide health problem. Early diagnosis and assessment may enhance the quality of life and survival of patients. The present study investigated theExpand
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Molecular estimation of alteration in intestinal microbial composition in Hashimoto's thyroiditis patients.
The gut microbiota has a crucial effect on human health and physiology. Hypothyroid Hashimoto's thyroiditis (HT) is an autoimmune disorder manifested with environmental and genetic factors. However,Expand
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Molecular Characterization of Skin Microbiota Between Cancer Cachexia Patients and Healthy Volunteers
  • Wei Li, L. Han, +4 authors J. Xu
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Microbial Ecology
  • 9 January 2014
Systemic inflammation contributes to both the development of cancer and of cachexia. The microenvironment of bacterial habitats might be changed during the progression of cancer cachexia. The aim ofExpand
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