Lactobacillus rhamnosus GG on rotavirus-induced injury of ileal epithelium in gnotobiotic pigs.

@article{Liu2013LactobacillusRG,
  title={Lactobacillus rhamnosus GG on rotavirus-induced injury of ileal epithelium in gnotobiotic pigs.},
  author={Fangning Liu and Guohua Li and Ke Wen and Shaoping Wu and Yongguo Zhang and Tammy Bui and Xingdong Yang and Jacob Kocher and Jun Sun and Bernard S. Jortner and Lijuan Yuan},
  journal={Journal of pediatric gastroenterology and nutrition},
  year={2013},
  volume={57 6},
  pages={750-8}
}
OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to study the effect of continued Lactobacillus rhamnosus GG strain (LGG) feeding on rotavirus gastroenteritis in the gnotobiotic (Gn) pig model of virulent human rotavirus (HRV) infection. METHODS Gn pigs were assigned to treatment groups: mock control, LGG only, HRV only, or LGG plus HRV. Nine days before HRV… CONTINUE READING