News tagged with probiotic bacteria

Cheese found to improve the immune response of the elderly

Scientists in Finland have discovered that cheese can help preserve and enhance the immune system of the elderly by acting as a carrier for probiotic bacteria. The research, published in FEMS Immunology & Medical Microbiology, reveal ...

dateMay 13, 2010 in Health
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Probiotic without effect against Salmonella

Many tourists travelling abroad go down with diarrhoea, which can be caused by Salmonella. While probiotics are often cited as the solution to various stomach problems, the probiotic, Lactobacillus plantarum has no effect ...

dateApr 19, 2010 in Medical research
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