Affiliation: University of Granada
- Biological response modifier activity of an exopolysaccharide from Paenibacillus jamilae CP-7A Ruiz-Bravo
Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Granada, Granada, Spain
Clin Diagn Lab Immunol 8:706-10. 2001..Also, the exopolysaccharide was able to induce lymphocyte proliferation in vitro. We conclude that P. jamilae produces an exopolysaccharide with interesting immunomodulatory properties...
- Intestinal infection of BALB/c mice with Yersinia enterocolitica O9 causes major modifications in phenotype and functions of spleen cellsA Ruiz-Bravo
Departamento de Microbiologia, Facultad de Farmacia, Universidad de Granada, 18071 Granada, Spain
Microbiology 147:3165-9. 2001..monocytogenes, and macrophage production of reactive nitrogen intermediates, which results in in vitro inhibition of lymphocyte response to mitogens...
- A probiotic strain of Lactobacillus plantarum stimulates lymphocyte responses in immunologically intact and immunocompromised miceC Bujalance
Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Granada, Granada 18071, Spain
Int J Food Microbiol 113:28-34. 2007..Our findings show that probiotic bacteria may exert immunomodulatory effects despite a limited colonization ability and may improve the immune function damaged by immunosuppressive agents...