Gut Microbiota, Probiotics and Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Abstract

The colonization of humans with commensals is critical for our well-being. This tightly regulated symbiotic relationship depends on the flora and an intact mucosal immune system. A disturbance of either compound can cause intestinal inflammation. This review summarizes extrinsic and intrinsic factors contributing to intestinal dysbiosis and inflammatory… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00005-011-0122-5

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