Modulation of rat cecal microbiota by administration of raffinose and encapsulated Bifidobacterium breve.

@article{Dinoto2006ModulationOR,
  title={Modulation of rat cecal microbiota by administration of raffinose and encapsulated Bifidobacterium breve.},
  author={Achmad Dinoto and Akarat Suksomcheep and Satoshi Ishizuka and Hanae Kimura and Satoshi Hanada and Yoichi Kamagata and Kozo Asano and Fusao Tomita and Atsushi Yokota},
  journal={Applied and environmental microbiology},
  year={2006},
  volume={72 1},
  pages={784-92}
}
To investigate the effects of administration of raffinose and encapsulated Bifidobacterium breve JCM 1192T cells on the rat cecal microbiota, in a preclinical synbiotic study groups of male WKAH/Hkm Slc rats were fed for 3 weeks with four different test diets: basal diet (group BD), basal diet supplemented with raffinose (group RAF), basal diet supplemented… CONTINUE READING