Dietary modulation of the gut microbiota – a randomised controlled trial in obese postmenopausal women

@inproceedings{Brahe2015DietaryMO,
  title={Dietary modulation of the gut microbiota – a randomised controlled trial in
obese postmenopausal women},
  author={Lena K Brahe and Emmanuelle Le Chatelier and Edi Prifti and Nicolas Pons and Sean C. Kennedy and Trine Bl{\ae}del and Janet H{\aa}kansson and Trine K Dalsgaard and Torben Hansen and Oluf Pedersen and A. -S. Astrup and Stanislas Dusko Ehrlich and Lesli Hingstrup Larsen},
  booktitle={The British journal of nutrition},
  year={2015}
}
The gut microbiota has been implicated in obesity and its progression towards metabolic disease. Dietary interventions that target the gut microbiota have been suggested to improve metabolic health. The aim of the present study was to investigate the effect of interventions with Lactobacillus paracasei F19 or flaxseed mucilage on the gut microbiota and metabolic risk markers in obesity. A total of fifty-eight obese postmenopausal women were randomised to a single-blinded, parallel-group… CONTINUE READING