Effect of human milk and colostrum on Entamoeba histolytica.

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AIM Many defense factors of the mother's colostrum or milk protect infants from intestinal, respiratory and systemic infections. In the present study, we investigated the effect of colostrum and mature human milk on E. histolytica parasites in vitro. METHODS Samples of human milk were collected from 5 healthy lactating mothers. The medium with human milk… (More)

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@article{Akisu2004EffectOH, title={Effect of human milk and colostrum on Entamoeba histolytica.}, author={Ciler Akisu and Umit Aksoy and Hasan Yurday Cetin and Sebnem Ustun and Mete Akisu}, journal={World journal of gastroenterology}, year={2004}, volume={10 5}, pages={741-2} }