Rolf Boesten

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Analysis of infant isolates of Bifidobacterium breve by comparative genome hybridization indicates the existence of new subspecies with marked infant specificity
    Rolf Boesten
    Microbiology Department, TNO Quality of Life, Utrechtseweg 48, NL 3704 HE Zeist, The Netherlands
    Res Microbiol 162:664-70. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Bifidobacterium breve - HT-29 cell line interaction: modulation of TNF-α induced gene expression
    R J Boesten
    Microbiology Department, TNO Quality of Life, Utrechtseweg, Zeist, The Netherlands
    Benef Microbes 2:115-28. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Bifidobacterium population analysis in the infant gut by direct mapping of genomic hybridization patterns: potential for monitoring temporal development and effects of dietary regimens
    Rolf Boesten
    Microbiology Department, TNO Quality of Life, Zeist, The Netherlands
    Microb Biotechnol 4:417-27. 2011

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. doi request reprint Analysis of infant isolates of Bifidobacterium breve by comparative genome hybridization indicates the existence of new subspecies with marked infant specificity
    Rolf Boesten
    Microbiology Department, TNO Quality of Life, Utrechtseweg 48, NL 3704 HE Zeist, The Netherlands
    Res Microbiol 162:664-70. 2011
    ..This is compatible with genetic adaptation of the strains to their niche, a combination of infants and diet...
  2. doi request reprint Bifidobacterium breve - HT-29 cell line interaction: modulation of TNF-α induced gene expression
    R J Boesten
    Microbiology Department, TNO Quality of Life, Utrechtseweg, Zeist, The Netherlands
    Benef Microbes 2:115-28. 2011
    ..breve M-16V only partially modulates the TNF-α pathway. In conclusion, this study shows that B. breve strains modulate gene expression in HT-29 cells under inflammatory conditions in a strain-specific way...
  3. doi request reprint Bifidobacterium population analysis in the infant gut by direct mapping of genomic hybridization patterns: potential for monitoring temporal development and effects of dietary regimens
    Rolf Boesten
    Microbiology Department, TNO Quality of Life, Zeist, The Netherlands
    Microb Biotechnol 4:417-27. 2011
    ..In conclusion, our results show the applicability of comparative genome hybridization to study bifidobacterial populations in infant faecal samples without the use of any amplification step...