Beneficial effects of probiotic bacteria isolated from breast milk

@article{LaraVilloslada2007BeneficialEO,
  title={Beneficial effects of probiotic bacteria isolated from breast milk},
  author={Federico Lara-Villoslada and M{\'o}nica Olivares and Saleta Sierra and Juan Miguel Rodr{\'i}guez and Julio Jos{\'e} Boza and Jordi Xaus},
  journal={British Journal of Nutrition},
  year={2007},
  volume={98},
  pages={S96 - S100}
}
Breast milk is the best food for the neonate because it provides a unique combination of proteins, carbohydrates, lipids, minerals and vitamins that ensures the correct growth and development of the infant. In addition, it also contains bioactive compounds responsible for a wide range of beneficial effects such as the promotion of immune system maturation and the protection against infections. Among these bioactive agents, probiotic bacteria have been recently isolated from human milk. The… 

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