Increased number of CCR4-positive cells in the duodenum of ovalbumin-induced food allergy model Nc/jic mice and antiallergic activity of fructooligosaccharides.

@article{Fujitani2007IncreasedNO,
  title={Increased number of CCR4-positive cells in the duodenum of ovalbumin-induced food allergy model Nc/jic mice and antiallergic activity of fructooligosaccharides.},
  author={Shinobu Fujitani and Kozo Ueno and Taro Kamiya and Takamitsu Tsukahara and Kenji Ishihara and Taeru Kitabayashi and Kazuo Itabashi},
  journal={Allergology international : official journal of the Japanese Society of Allergology},
  year={2007},
  volume={56 2},
  pages={131-8}
}
BACKGROUND Fructooligosaccharides (FOS) in prebiotic foods can alter intestinal immune responses. The combination of probiotics with oligosaccharides has been reported to alter intestinal flora and suggested to be beneficial against food allergy in humans. METHODS All male Nc/jic mice used in this 8-week study were 6 weeks of age and were allotted to the following three groups: (1) the nonsensitization group; (2) the ovalbumin (OVA) sensitization +5% fructose-containing control food… CONTINUE READING
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