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Gut microbiota and chronic kidney disease: evidences and mechanisms that mediate a new communication in the gastrointestinal-renal axis
Chronic kidney disease (CKD) represents a growing public health problem associated with loss of kidney function and cardiovascular disease (CVD), the main leading cause of morbidity and mortality in CKD. It is well established ...
Microbiota, gut health and chicken productivity: What Is the connection?
(Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute, 2019-09)
Gut microbiota and its relationship to animal health and productivity in commercial broiler chickens has been difficult to establish due to high variability between flocks, which derives from plenty of environmental, ...
Indigenous gut microbiota and probiotics in paediatric coeliac disease
(Nova Science Publishers, 2008)
Coeliac disease (CD) is the commonest immune-mediated enteropathy characterized by a permanent intolerance to cereal gluten proteins. This disease can present at any age with a variety of clinical features, but typical ...
Lignans and gut microbiota: An interplay revealing potential health implications
(Molecular Diversity Preservation International, 2020-12)
Plant polyphenols are a broad group of bioactive compounds characterized by different chemical and structural properties, low bioavailability, and several in vitro biological activities. Among these compounds, lignans (a ...
Evaluation of immune response, microbiota, and blood markers after probiotic bacteria administration in obese mice induced by a high-fat diet
(Elsevier Science Inc, 2014-11)
Objective: Obesity is associated with alterations in intestinal microbiota and immunity. The aim of this study was to determine the effect of probiotic Lactobacillus casei CRL 431 administration on intestinal and humoral ...
Gut microbiota and modulation of adipose tissue in the pathogenesis of obesityMicrobiota intestinal y modulación del tejido adiposo en la patogénesis de la obesidad
(Sociedad Latinoamericana de Nutrición, 2022)
Diversity structure of the microbial communities in the guts of four neotropical termite species
(PeerJ Inc., 2021-04)
The termite gut microbiome is dominated by lignocellulose degrading microorganisms. This study describes the intestinal microbiota of four Argentinian higher termite species with different feeding habits: Microcerotermes ...
Gut microbes limit growth in house sparrow nestlings (Passer domesticus) but not through limitations in digestive capacity
(Wiley Blackwell Publishing, Inc, 2018-03)
Recent research often lauds the services and beneficial effects of host-associated microbes on animals. However, hosting these microbes may come at a cost. For example, germ-free and antibiotic-treated birds generally grow ...
Metagenomic analysis of gut microbiota in non-treated plaque psoriasis patients stratified by disease severity: development of a new Psoriasis-Microbiome Index
(Nature Publishing Group, 2020-12)
Psoriasis is an immune-mediated skin disorder. Imbalance of gut microbial populations has been implicated in many diseases. We aimed to investigate whether there were differences in gut microbiota in psoriasis patients vs ...
Dysbiosis in the gut microbiotaDisbiosis en la microbiota intestinal
(Sociedad Venezolana de Gastroentereología, 2022)