Xueqin Ni



  1. Pang D, Huang C, Chen M, Chen Y, Fu Y, Paulsen B, et al. Characterization of Inulin-Type Fructan from Platycodon grandiflorus and Study on Its Prebiotic and Immunomodulating Activity. Molecules. 2019;24: pubmed publisher
    ..These results indicated that the inulin from P. grandiflorus is a potential natural source of prebiotics as well as a potential intestinal immunomodulator, which will be valuable for further studies and new applications. ..
  2. Xin J, Zeng D, Wang H, Sun N, Zhao Y, Dan Y, et al. Probiotic Lactobacillus johnsonii BS15 Promotes Growth Performance, Intestinal Immunity, and Gut Microbiota in Piglets. Probiotics Antimicrob Proteins. 2019;: pubmed publisher
    ..These findings indicated that BS15 can be applied as a probiotic that promotes growth performance and controls diarrhea in piglets. ..
  3. Liu L, Zeng D, Yang M, Wen B, Lai J, Zhou Y, et al. Probiotic Clostridium butyricum Improves the Growth Performance, Immune Function, and Gut Microbiota of Weaning Rex Rabbits. Probiotics Antimicrob Proteins. 2018;: pubmed publisher
    ..Therefore, our results indicated CB can promote rex rabbit growth, which is likely to the enhancement of immune function and the improvement of intestinal microbiota. ..
  4. Qing X, Zeng D, Wang H, Ni X, Lai J, Liu L, et al. Analysis of hepatic transcriptome demonstrates altered lipid metabolism following Lactobacillus johnsonii BS15 prevention in chickens with subclinical necrotic enteritis. Lipids Health Dis. 2018;17:93 pubmed publisher
    ..Meanwhile, BS15 pretreatment may provide a prospective natural prophylaxis strategy against SNE through improving the PPAR signaling pathway and arachidonic acid metabolism. ..
  5. Zhou M, Zeng D, Ni X, Tu T, Yin Z, Pan K, et al. Effects of Bacillus licheniformis on the growth performance and expression of lipid metabolism-related genes in broiler chickens challenged with Clostridium perfringens-induced necrotic enteritis. Lipids Health Dis. 2016;15:48 pubmed publisher
    ..licheniformis supplementation can enhance growth and antioxidant ability, as well as change the expression of genes related to fatty-acid synthesis and oxidation in the livers of NE-infected broilers. ..
  6. Xu S, Lin Y, Zeng D, Zhou M, Zeng Y, Wang H, et al. Bacillus licheniformis normalize the ileum microbiota of chickens infected with necrotic enteritis. Sci Rep. 2018;8:1744 pubmed publisher
    ..Our findings showed that the ileum microbiota disorder caused by NE in chickens was normalized by dietary B. licheniformis supplementation. ..
  7. Zou F, Zeng D, Wen B, Sun H, Zhou Y, Yang M, et al. Illumina Miseq platform analysis caecum bacterial communities of rex rabbits fed with different antibiotics. AMB Express. 2016;6:100 pubmed publisher
  8. Zeng Y, Zeng D, Ni X, Zhu H, Jian P, Zhou Y, et al. Microbial community compositions in the gastrointestinal tract of Chinese Mongolian sheep using Illumina MiSeq sequencing revealed high microbial diversity. AMB Express. 2017;7:75 pubmed publisher
    ..Overall, the present study provides insight into the microbial community composition in GIT of the Chinese Mongolian sheep which is highly diverse and needs to be studied further to exploit the complex interactions with the host. ..
  9. Zhu H, Zeng D, Wang N, Niu L, Zhou Y, Zeng Y, et al. Microbial community and diversity in the feces of Sichuan takin (Budorcas taxicolor tibetana) as revealed by Illumina Miseq sequencing and quantitative real-time PCR. AMB Express. 2018;8:68 pubmed publisher
    ..Our results suggested that diet was a major driver for shaping microbial community composition. ..

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  1. Qing X, Zeng D, Wang H, Ni X, Liu L, Lai J, et al. Preventing subclinical necrotic enteritis through Lactobacillus johnsonii BS15 by ameliorating lipid metabolism and intestinal microflora in broiler chickens. AMB Express. 2017;7:139 pubmed publisher
    ..Therefore, BS15 may provide a promising natural preventative strategy against SNE, which may be contributed to the amelioration of lipid metabolism and intestinal microflora. ..