Establishment of orally-administered Lactobacillus gasseri SBT2055SR in the gastrointestinal tract of humans and its influence on intestinal microflora and metabolism.

@article{Fujiwara2001EstablishmentOO,
  title={Establishment of orally-administered Lactobacillus gasseri SBT2055SR in the gastrointestinal tract of humans and its influence on intestinal microflora and metabolism.},
  author={Satomi Fujiwara and Yasuyuki Seto and Ayumi Kimura and Hiroki Hashiba},
  journal={Journal of applied microbiology},
  year={2001},
  volume={90 3},
  pages={343-52}
}
AIMS To investigate the fate of a streptomycin-rifampicin-resistant variant of Lactobacillus gasseri SBT2055 (LG2055SR) and the influence of its oral administration on the composition and metabolism of the intestinal microflora. METHODS AND RESULTS Intestinal passage of LG2055SR was monitored by a combination of selection with antibiotics and identification by a randomly amplified polymorphic DNA (RAPD)-PCR METHOD: Composition of intestinal microflora was analysed by the method developed by… CONTINUE READING