Lactobacillus rhamnosus GG reduces hepatic TNFα production and inflammation in chronic alcohol-induced liver injury.

@article{Wang2013LactobacillusRG,
  title={Lactobacillus rhamnosus GG reduces hepatic TNFα production and inflammation in chronic alcohol-induced liver injury.},
  author={Yuhua Wang and Yanlong Liu and Irina A Kirpich and Zhenhua Ma and Cuiling Wang and Min Zhang and J. Timothy Suttles and C J Mcclain and Wenke Feng},
  journal={The Journal of nutritional biochemistry},
  year={2013},
  volume={24 9},
  pages={1609-15}
}
The therapeutic effects of probiotic treatment in alcoholic liver disease (ALD) have been studied in both patients and experimental animal models. Although the precise mechanisms of the pathogenesis of ALD are not fully understood, gut-derived endotoxin has been postulated to play a crucial role in hepatic inflammation. Previous studies have demonstrated that probiotic therapy reduces circulating endotoxin derived from intestinal gram-negative bacteria in ALD. In this study, we investigated the… CONTINUE READING
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