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Large Intestine

Known as: Large Bowel, Intestinum crassum, Intestine, Large 
The long, tube-like organ that is connected to the small intestine at one end and the anus at the other. The large intestine has four parts: cecum… Expand
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Review
2019
Review
2019
Protein fermentation by gut microbiota contributes significantly to the metabolite pool in the large intestine and may contribute… Expand
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Review
2019
Review
2019
ABSTRACT The consumption of sugar-free foods is growing because of their low-calorie content and the health concerns about… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
Butyrate is produced by microbial fermentation in the large intestine of humans and animals. It serves as not only a primary… Expand
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
Gut commensal microbes shape the mucosal immune system by regulating the differentiation and expansion of several types of T cell… Expand
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Review
2007
Review
2007
Recent analyses of ribosomal RNA sequence diversity have demonstrated the extent of bacterial diversity in the human colon, and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND Laboratory and epidemiologic data suggest that aspirin has an antineoplastic effect in the large bowel. METHODS We… Expand
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Review
2001
Review
2001
Resistant starch (RS) is starch and products of its small intestinal digestion that enter the large bowel. It occurs for various… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
BACKGROUND/AIMS Oligofructose and inulin are naturally occurring indigestible carbohydrates. In vitro they selectively stimulate… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
The in vitro fermentability of oligofructose and inulin was compared with a range of reference carbohydrates by measuring… Expand
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
Evidence for the occurrence of microbial breakdown of carbohydrate in the human colon has been sought by measuring short chain… Expand
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