Safety and efficacy of probiotic lactobacilli in promoting growth in post-weaning Swiss mice.

@article{Bernardeau2002SafetyAE,
  title={Safety and efficacy of probiotic lactobacilli in promoting growth in post-weaning Swiss mice.},
  author={M Bernardeau and Jean Paul Vernoux and Micheline Gu{\'e}guen},
  journal={International journal of food microbiology},
  year={2002},
  volume={77 1-2},
  pages={19-27}
}
Lactobacillus rhamnosus MA27/6B and L. acidophilus MA27/6R are strains used in feed as probiotics. Their safety profiles and growth-stimulating properties were investigated via in vivo studies on young Swiss mice. After repeated administrations of different probiotic preparations in drinking water, safety parameters determined from liver, spleen and total weight remained unchanged. The growth-stimulating properties of viable or dead lactobacilli were studied after supplementation in drinking… CONTINUE READING

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