Preventive Effects of the Probiotic Escherichia coli Strain Nissle 1917 on Acute Secretory Diarrhea in a Pig Model of Intestinal Infection

@article{DSc2006PreventiveEO,
  title={Preventive Effects of the Probiotic Escherichia coli Strain Nissle 1917 on Acute Secretory Diarrhea in a Pig Model of Intestinal Infection},
  author={B. Schroeder DSc and S. Duncker VMD and S. Barth VMD and R. Bauerfeind VMD and A. D. Gruber VMD and S. Deppenmeier VMD and G. Breves VDM},
  journal={Digestive Diseases and Sciences},
  year={2006},
  volume={51},
  pages={724-731}
}
Pretreatment with the probiotic Escherichia colistrain Nissle 1917 (EcN) was assessed in a pig model of intestinal infection to prevent acute secretory diarrhea. In the model 1010 colony forming units of the porcine enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli Abbotstown (EcA) was given via orogastric tube to weaned piglets at day 21 postpartum (−EcN/+EcA group, n = 7… CONTINUE READING