Bifidobacterium breve

Summary

Alias: "Bifidobacterium parvulorum" Reuter 1963, Bifidobacterium breve Reuter 1963, Bifidobacterium parvulorum

Top Publications

  1. pmc Characterization of the groEL and groES loci in Bifidobacterium breve UCC 2003: genetic, transcriptional, and phylogenetic analyses
    Marco Ventura
    Department of Microbiology, National University of Ireland, Western Road, Cork, Ireland
    Appl Environ Microbiol 70:6197-209. 2004
  2. pmc Mechanism of growth inhibition by free bile acids in lactobacilli and bifidobacteria
    Peter Kurdi
    Laboratory of Microbial Resources and Ecology, Division of Applied Bioscience, Graduate School of Agriculture, Hokkaido University, Kita 9 Nishi 9, Kita ku, Sapporo 060 8589, Japan
    J Bacteriol 188:1979-86. 2006
  3. ncbi Antimicrobial susceptibility of bifidobacteria
    C Moubareck
    Laboratoire de Microbiologie, UFR des Sciences Pharmaceutiques et Biologiques, Universite Rene Descartes, 75270 Paris, France
    J Antimicrob Chemother 55:38-44. 2005
  4. doi A non-hydrolyzed, fermented milk formula reduces digestive and respiratory events in infants at high risk of allergy
    M Morisset
    Medecine Interne, Immunologie Clinique et Allergologie, CHU de Nancy, Allergic Diseases Diagnostic and Therapy, Nancy University, Nancy, France
    Eur J Clin Nutr 65:175-83. 2011
  5. ncbi Effects of Lactobacillus casei Shirota, Bifidobacterium breve, and oligofructose-enriched inulin on colonic nitrogen-protein metabolism in healthy humans
    Vicky De Preter
    Department of Gastrointestinal Research, University Hospital Gasthuisberg, Leuven, Belgium
    Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol 292:G358-68. 2007
  6. doi Non-oral bifidobacteria and the aciduric microbiota of the denture plaque biofilm
    M Mantzourani
    Dental Institute, King s College London, London, UK
    Mol Oral Microbiol 25:190-9. 2010
  7. ncbi Effects of oral administration of bifidobacterium breve on fecal lactic acid and short-chain fatty acids in low birth weight infants
    Chongxin Wang
    Department of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Juntendo University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 44:252-7. 2007
  8. ncbi Differential analysis of protein expression of Bifidobacterium grown on different carbohydrates
    Tao He
    Center for Medical Biomics, Department of Medical Microbiology, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    J Microbiol Methods 69:364-70. 2007
  9. doi Production of conjugated linoleic acid (CLA) by Bifidobacterium breve LMC520 and its compatibility with CLA-producing rumen bacteria
    Hui Gyu Park
    Department of Food and Biotechnology, Korea University, Chungnam 339 700, Korea
    J Agric Food Chem 59:984-8. 2011
  10. ncbi Effect of dietary intervention with different pre- and probiotics on intestinal bacterial enzyme activities
    V De Preter
    Department of Gastrointestinal Research, University Hospital Gasthuisberg, Leuven, Belgium
    Eur J Clin Nutr 62:225-31. 2008

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Publications132 found, 100 shown here

  1. pmc Characterization of the groEL and groES loci in Bifidobacterium breve UCC 2003: genetic, transcriptional, and phylogenetic analyses
    Marco Ventura
    Department of Microbiology, National University of Ireland, Western Road, Cork, Ireland
    Appl Environ Microbiol 70:6197-209. 2004
    ..Genome analysis of Bifidobacterium breve UCC 2003 revealed that the groES and groEL genes are located in different chromosomal regions...
  2. pmc Mechanism of growth inhibition by free bile acids in lactobacilli and bifidobacteria
    Peter Kurdi
    Laboratory of Microbial Resources and Ecology, Division of Applied Bioscience, Graduate School of Agriculture, Hokkaido University, Kita 9 Nishi 9, Kita ku, Sapporo 060 8589, Japan
    J Bacteriol 188:1979-86. 2006
    ..In Bifidobacterium breve JCM 1192, the synthetic proton conductor pentachlorophenol (PCP) dissipated DeltapH with a slow and ..
  3. ncbi Antimicrobial susceptibility of bifidobacteria
    C Moubareck
    Laboratoire de Microbiologie, UFR des Sciences Pharmaceutiques et Biologiques, Universite Rene Descartes, 75270 Paris, France
    J Antimicrob Chemother 55:38-44. 2005
    ..The aim of our study was to analyse the antibiotic susceptibility of various strains of Bifidobacterium spp. to a wide range of antimicrobial agents...
  4. doi A non-hydrolyzed, fermented milk formula reduces digestive and respiratory events in infants at high risk of allergy
    M Morisset
    Medecine Interne, Immunologie Clinique et Allergologie, CHU de Nancy, Allergic Diseases Diagnostic and Therapy, Nancy University, Nancy, France
    Eur J Clin Nutr 65:175-83. 2011
    To determine the impact of a not hydrolyzed fermented infant formula containing heat-killed Bifidobacterium breve C50 and Streptococcus thermophilus 065 (HKBBST) on the incidence of allergy-like events during the first 2 years of life in ..
  5. ncbi Effects of Lactobacillus casei Shirota, Bifidobacterium breve, and oligofructose-enriched inulin on colonic nitrogen-protein metabolism in healthy humans
    Vicky De Preter
    Department of Gastrointestinal Research, University Hospital Gasthuisberg, Leuven, Belgium
    Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol 292:G358-68. 2007
    ..present study, the influence of oligofructose-enriched inulin (OF-IN), Lactobacillus casei Shirota, and Bifidobacterium breve Yakult on the colonic fate of NH3 and p-cresol was investigated...
  6. doi Non-oral bifidobacteria and the aciduric microbiota of the denture plaque biofilm
    M Mantzourani
    Dental Institute, King s College London, London, UK
    Mol Oral Microbiol 25:190-9. 2010
    ..Instead, Bifidobacterium breve, Bifidobacterium scardovii and Bifidobacterium longum subsp. longum were isolated...
  7. ncbi Effects of oral administration of bifidobacterium breve on fecal lactic acid and short-chain fatty acids in low birth weight infants
    Chongxin Wang
    Department of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Juntendo University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 44:252-7. 2007
    ..Our objective was to investigate the effects of the oral administration of Bifidobacterium breve M-16V (B breve) on fecal lactic acid and SCFAs in low birth weight (LBW) infants.
  8. ncbi Differential analysis of protein expression of Bifidobacterium grown on different carbohydrates
    Tao He
    Center for Medical Biomics, Department of Medical Microbiology, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    J Microbiol Methods 69:364-70. 2007
    ..Differential expression of cytoplasmic proteins of Bifidobacterium animalis, Bifidobacterium breve and Bifidobacterium longum grown on different carbohydrates (lactose, glucose, galactose) was analyzed ..
  9. doi Production of conjugated linoleic acid (CLA) by Bifidobacterium breve LMC520 and its compatibility with CLA-producing rumen bacteria
    Hui Gyu Park
    Department of Food and Biotechnology, Korea University, Chungnam 339 700, Korea
    J Agric Food Chem 59:984-8. 2011
    ..b>Bifidobacterium breve LMC520 can actively convert linoleic acid (LA) to cis-9,trans-11-CLA, which is a major isomer derived from ..
  10. ncbi Effect of dietary intervention with different pre- and probiotics on intestinal bacterial enzyme activities
    V De Preter
    Department of Gastrointestinal Research, University Hospital Gasthuisberg, Leuven, Belgium
    Eur J Clin Nutr 62:225-31. 2008
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  11. ncbi Treatment of acute otitis media with probiotics in otitis-prone children-a double-blind, placebo-controlled randomised study
    Katja Hatakka
    Valio Ltd, R and D, FIN 00039 Helsinki, Finland
    Clin Nutr 26:314-21. 2007
    ..To examine whether probiotics would reduce the occurrence or duration of acute otitis media (AOM), or the nasopharyngeal carriage of otitis pathogens in otitis-prone children...
  12. doi Chemical characterization of tomato juice fermented with bifidobacteria
    Jong Ho Koh
    Dept of Bio Food Technology, Korea Bio Polytechnic College, 315 1, Chaewoon ri, Ganggyeong Eup, Nonsan, Chungnam 320 905, South Korea
    J Food Sci 75:C428-32. 2010
    ..Tomato juice was prepared from fresh tomatoes and heated at 100 degrees C prior to fermentation. Bifidobacterium breve, Bifidobacterium longum, and Bifidobacterium infantis were inoculated in tomato juice and kept at 35 to 37 ..
  13. doi Safety evaluation of probiotic bifidobacteria by analysis of mucin degradation activity and translocation ability
    Fumiaki Abe
    Food Science and Technology Institute, Morinaga Milk Industry Co, Ltd, 1 83, 5 Chome Higashihara, Zama City, Kanagawa Prefecture 228 8583, Japan
    Anaerobe 16:131-6. 2010
    ..Mucin degradation activities of three probiotic bifidobacteria strains; Bifidobacterium longum BB536, Bifidobacterium breve M-16V and Bifidobacterium infantis M-63, were evaluated by three in vitro tests comprising growth in ..
  14. ncbi [Trial of oral administration of Bifidobacterium breve for the prevention of rotavirus infections]
    K Araki
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, Teikyo University School of Medicine
    Kansenshogaku Zasshi 73:305-10. 1999
    It was investigated that Bifidobacterium breve YIT4064 (B. breve YIT4064), Which had augmented IgA production and prevented rotavirus-induced diarrhea in mice, prevented rotavirus infection in infants. The effect of B...
  15. doi Recombinant lactobacilli expressing linoleic acid isomerase can modulate the fatty acid composition of host adipose tissue in mice
    Eva Rosberg-Cody
    Alimentary Pharmabiotic Centre APC, Cork, Ireland
    Microbiology 157:609-15. 2011
    We have previously demonstrated that oral administration of a metabolically active Bifidobacterium breve strain, with ability to form cis-9, trans-11 conjugated linoleic acid (CLA), resulted in modulation of the fatty acid composition of ..
  16. ncbi Yoghurt fermented by Lactobacillus delbrueckii subsp. bulgaricus H+ -ATPase-defective mutants exhibits enhanced viability of Bifidobacterium breve during storage
    Martin Patrick Ongol
    Laboratory of Applied Microbiology, Graduate School of Agriculture, Hokkaido University, Sapporo, 060 8589, Japan
    Int J Food Microbiol 116:358-66. 2007
    ..bulgaricus during refrigerated storage is a major cause of reduced viability of probiotic strains such as Bifidobacterium breve in yoghurt...
  17. doi Optimization of a reconstituted skim milk based medium for enhanced CLA production by bifidobacteria
    A A Hennessy
    Teagasc, Biotechnology Centre, Moorepark Food Research Centre, Fermoy, Co Cork, Ireland
    J Appl Microbiol 106:1315-27. 2009
    To determine the effect of a range of supplements on the bioconversion of linoleic acid to conjugated linoleic acid (CLA) by Bifidobacterium breve NCIMB 702258 in reconstituted skim milk (RSM).
  18. ncbi Culture-dependent and culture-independent qualitative analysis of probiotic products claimed to contain bifidobacteria
    L Masco
    Laboratory of Microbiology, Department of Biochemistry, Physiology and Microbiology, Ghent University, K L Ledeganckstraat 35, B 9000 Gent, Belgium
    Int J Food Microbiol 102:221-30. 2005
    ..but strains belonging to Bifidobacterium longum biotypes longum and infantis, Bifidobacterium bifidum and Bifidobacterium breve were recovered also...
  19. doi Production of conjugated linoleic acid and conjugated linolenic acid isomers by Bifidobacterium species
    Lara Gorissen
    Department of Animal Production, Ghent University, Melle, Belgium
    Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 87:2257-66. 2010
    ..Cultures were further incubated at 37 degrees C for 72 h. Six strains (four Bifidobacterium breve strains, a Bifidobacterium bifidum strain and a Bifidobacterium pseudolongum strain) were able to produce ..
  20. doi The isolation of bifidobacteria from occlusal carious lesions in children and adults
    M Mantzourani
    Dental Institute, King s College London, London, UK
    Caries Res 43:308-13. 2009
    ..C1 and Bifidobacterium breve. B...
  21. doi In vitro screening of probiotics and synbiotics according to anti-inflammatory and anti-proliferative effects
    Julien Grimoud
    Laboratoire de Bacteriologie, Virologie et Microbiologie Industrielle, Faculte des sciences pharmaceutiques, Universite Paul Sabatier, 35 chemin des Maraichers, 31062 Toulouse Cedex 09, France
    Int J Food Microbiol 144:42-50. 2010
    ..or not by prebiotic GOS, significantly decreased proliferation, especially with a synbiotic association of Bifidobacterium breve, Lactococcus lactis and oligoalternan, a GOS. This combination was selected for the following experiments...
  22. pmc Bile-inducible efflux transporter from Bifidobacterium longum NCC2705, conferring bile resistance
    Miguel Gueimonde
    Department of Microbiology and Biochemistry of Dairy Products, Instituto de Productos Lácteos de Asturias IPLA, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas CSIC, Villaviciosa, Asturias, Spain
    Appl Environ Microbiol 75:3153-60. 2009
    ..longum, Bifidobacterium breve, and Bifidobacterium animalis subsp. lactis, was tested...
  23. doi Interplay between weight loss and gut microbiota composition in overweight adolescents
    Arlette Santacruz
    Instituto de Agroquimica y Tecnologia de Alimentos CSIC, Valencia, Spain
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 17:1906-15. 2009
    ..001-0.036) while levels of C. coccoides group, Lactobacillus group, Bifidobacterium, Bifidobacterium breve, and Bifidobacterium bifidum were significantly lower (P<0.001-0...
  24. ncbi Lactic acid bacterial fermentation increases the antiallergic effects of Ixeris dentata
    Eun Kyung Park
    College of Pharmacy, Kyung Hee University, Seoul 130 701, Korea
    J Microbiol Biotechnol 18:308-13. 2008
    ..Fermentation of ID with Bifidobacterium breve or Lactobacillus acidophilus increased its inhibition of degranulation in RBL-2H3 cells induced by the IgE-..
  25. ncbi Cordycepin: selective growth inhibitor derived from liquid culture of Cordyceps militaris against Clostridium spp
    Y J Ahn
    School of Agricultural Biotechnology, Seoul National University, Suwon 441 744, Republic of Korea
    J Agric Food Chem 48:2744-8. 2000
    ..perfringens at 10 microgram/disk without adverse effects on the growth of Bifidobacterium bifidum, Bifidobacterium breve, Bifidobacterium longum, Bifidobacterium adolescentis, Lactobacillus acidophilus, and Lactobacillus casei, ..
  26. pmc Characterization of two novel alpha-glucosidases from Bifidobacterium breve UCC2003
    Karina Pokusaeva
    Department of Microbiology, University College Cork, Western Road, Cork, Ireland
    Appl Environ Microbiol 75:1135-43. 2009
    Two alpha-glucosidase-encoding genes (agl1 and agl2) from Bifidobacterium breve UCC2003 were identified and characterized...
  27. ncbi Effects of Rosa rugosa petals on intestinal bacteria
    Manjiro Kamijo
    Kitami Institute of Technology, Kitami, Hokkaido 090 8507, Japan
    Biosci Biotechnol Biochem 72:773-7. 2008
    ..In liquid cultivation, the addition of the petal (0.5%) stimulated the growth of Bifidobacterium breve and slightly inhibited the growth of Lactobacillus salivarius. But the growth of E. coli, S. aureus, B...
  28. ncbi Extension of shelf life of whole and peeled shrimp with organic acid salts and bifidobacteria
    M M Al-Dagal
    Food Science and Nutrition Department, College of Agriculture, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    J Food Prot 62:51-6. 1999
    ..Shrimp samples were treated with organic acid salts with or without Bifidobacterium breve culture and stored in ice. Peeling alone extended the microbiological shelf life by 4 days...
  29. doi A probiotic mixture including galactooligosaccharides decreases fecal β-glucosidase activity but does not affect serum enterolactone concentration in men during a two-week intervention
    Riina A Kekkonen
    Valio Research Centre, FIN 00039 Helsinki, Finland
    J Nutr 141:870-6. 2011
    ..shermanii JS, and Bifidobacterium breve Bb99, for a total amount of 2 × 10(10) CFU/d]; 2) probiotics and GOS 3...
  30. doi Characterization of conjugated linoleic acid production by Bifidobacterium breve LMC 520
    Hui Gyu Park
    Department of Food and Biotechnology, Korea University, Chungnam, Korea
    J Agric Food Chem 57:7571-5. 2009
    This study was performed to characterize the CLA production ability of a bacterial strain, Bifidobacterium breve LMC 520, which can actively convert linoleic acid (LA) to cis-9,trans-11 conjugated linoleic acid (CLA), a major isomer ..
  31. doi Effects of the enteral administration of Bifidobacterium breve on patients undergoing chemotherapy for pediatric malignancies
    Mariko Wada
    Department of Laboratory for Probiotics Research, Juntendo University School of Medicine, Tokyo 113 8421, Japan
    Support Care Cancer 18:751-9. 2010
    ..The aim of the study was to evaluate the effects of the enteral administration of the probiotic, Bifidobacterium breve strain Yakult, on its ability to prevent infection, fecal micro flora, and intestinal environments in ..
  32. pmc Mechanisms involved in alleviation of intestinal inflammation by bifidobacterium breve soluble factors
    Elise Heuvelin
    INSERM U793, Paris, France
    PLoS ONE 4:e5184. 2009
    Soluble factors released by Bifidobacterium breve C50 (Bb) alleviate the secretion of pro-inflammatory cytokines by immune cells, but their effect on intestinal epithelium remains elusive...
  33. pmc Gene structure and transcriptional organization of the dnaK operon of Bifidobacterium breve UCC 2003 and application of the operon in bifidobacterial tracing
    Marco Ventura
    Alimentary Pharmabiotic Centre and Department of Microbiology, Bioscience Institute, National University of Ireland, Cork, Ireland
    Appl Environ Microbiol 71:487-500. 2005
    ..We characterized the dnaK gene region of Bifidobacterium breve UCC 2003...
  34. doi Cow milk allergy symptoms are reduced in mice fed dietary synbiotics during oral sensitization with whey
    Bastiaan Schouten
    Pharmaceutical Sciences, Pharmacology and Pathophysiology, Utrecht Institute for Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Utrecht, Utrecht 3584 CA, The Netherlands
    J Nutr 139:1398-403. 2009
    ..to compare effects of dietary supplementation with a prebiotic mixture (Immunofortis), a probiotic strain [Bifidobacterium breve M-16V], or a synbiotic diet combining both on the outcome of the allergic response when provided during ..
  35. ncbi Oral administration of Bifidobacterium longum prevents gut-derived Pseudomonas aeruginosa sepsis in mice
    T Matsumoto
    Department of Microbiology, Tokyo Medical University, Tokyo, Japan
    J Appl Microbiol 104:672-80. 2008
    ..The aim of the study was to evaluate the efficacy of probiotics on gut-derived sepsis caused by Pseudomonas aeruginosa in immunocompromised mice...
  36. doi Cloning and characterization of a novel alpha-galactosidase from Bifidobacterium breve 203 capable of synthesizing Gal-alpha-1,4 linkage
    Han Zhao
    State Key Lab of Microbial Technology, Shandong University, Jinan, China
    FEMS Microbiol Lett 285:278-83. 2008
    A novel alpha-galactosidase gene (aga2) was cloned from Bifidobacterium breve 203. It contained an ORF of 2226-bp nucleotides encoding 741 amino acids with a calculated molecular mass of 81.5 kDa...
  37. pmc Development of a luciferase-based reporter system to monitor Bifidobacterium breve UCC2003 persistence in mice
    Michelle Cronin
    Alimentary Pharmabiotic Centre, University College Cork, Western Road, Cork, Ireland
    BMC Microbiol 8:161. 2008
    ..Herein we describe, for the first time, the development of a non-invasive luciferase-based reporter system for real-time tracking of Bifidobacterium species in vivo...
  38. pmc Immune response to Bifidobacterium bifidum strains support Treg/Th17 plasticity
    Patricia Lopez
    Immunology Area, Department of Functional Biology, University of Oviedo, Oviedo, Asturias, Spain
    PLoS ONE 6:e24776. 2011
    ..the key role of Th17 subsets in mucosal defence, strains suggestive of Th17 responses and the putative Th1 Bifidobacterium breve BM12/11 were selected to stimulate dendritic cells (DC) to further determine their capability to induce ..
  39. pmc Prophage-like elements in bifidobacteria: insights from genomics, transcription, integration, distribution, and phylogenetic analysis
    Marco Ventura
    Alimentary Pharmabiotic Centre and Department of Microbiology, Biosciences Institute, National University of Ireland, Western Road, Cork, Ireland
    Appl Environ Microbiol 71:8692-705. 2005
    ..In this report we analyzed three prophage-like elements that are present in the genomes of Bifidobacterium breve UCC 2003, Bifidobacterium longum NCC 2705, and Bifidobacterium longum DJO10A, designated Bbr-1, Bl-1, and ..
  40. ncbi Improving gastric transit, gastrointestinal persistence and therapeutic efficacy of the probiotic strain Bifidobacterium breve UCC2003
    Vivien M Sheehan
    Department of Microbiology, University College Cork, Ireland
    Microbiology 153:3563-71. 2007
    ..Cloning the listerial betaine uptake system, BetL, into the probiotic strain Bifidobacterium breve UCC2003 significantly improved probiotic tolerance to gastric juice and conditions of elevated osmolarity ..
  41. ncbi Preventive effects of Bifidobacterium- and Lactobacillus-fermented milk on the development of inflammatory bowel disease in senescence-accelerated mouse P1/Yit strain mice
    S Matsumoto
    Yakult Central Institute for Microbiological Research, Kunitachi, Tokyo, Japan
    Digestion 64:92-9. 2001
    ..To determine the effect of lactic acid bacteria (LAB - Bifidobacterium breve, Bifidobacterium bifidum and Lactobacillus acidophilus)-fermented milk on the prevention of IBD in SAMP1/..
  42. pmc A stand-alone synbiotic treatment for the prevention of d-lactic acidosis in short bowel syndrome
    Kazuhiro Takahashi
    Organ Transplantation Gastroenterological and Hepatobiliary Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Division of Clinical Medicine, Graduate School of the University of Tsukuba, Tsukuba, Japan
    Int Surg 98:110-3. 2013
    ..After the failure of antibiotic treatment, a stand-alone synbiotic treatment was started, specifically Bifidobacterium breve Yakult and Lactobacillus casei Shirota as probiotics, and galacto-oligosaccharide as a prebiotic...
  43. doi Photoprotective effects of Bifidobacterium breve supplementation against skin damage induced by ultraviolet irradiation in hairless mice
    Saho Sugimoto
    Pharmaceutical and Cosmetic Research Department, Yakult Central Institute for Microbiological Research, Tokyo, Japan
    Photodermatol Photoimmunol Photomed 28:312-9. 2012
    ..This study aimed at examining whether oral administration of live Bifidobacterium breve strain Yakult (BBY), a typical probiotic, could exert photoprotective effects in hairless mouse skin.
  44. doi Overexpression and characterization of a novel transgalactosylic and hydrolytic β-galactosidase from a human isolate Bifidobacterium breve B24
    Sung Hun Yi
    Department of Food Science, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada H3A 2B4
    N Biotechnol 28:806-13. 2011
    After the complete gene of a β-galactosidase from human isolate Bifidobacterium breve B24 was isolated by PCR and overexpressed in E...
  45. doi A Bifidobacterium probiotic strain and its soluble factors alleviate chloride secretion by human intestinal epithelial cells
    Elise Heuvelin
    INSERM U793, 75730 Paris, France
    J Nutr 140:7-11. 2010
    ..between bacteria/soluble factors and epithelial cells, we analyzed the capacity of the probiotic strain Bifidobacterium breve C50 (Bb C50), its conditioned medium, and other commensal Gram (+) bacteria to modulate epithelial Cl(-) ..
  46. doi Effect of administration of bifidobacteria on intestinal microbiota in low-birth-weight infants and transition of administered bifidobacteria: a comparison between one-species and three-species administration
    Shinobu Ishizeki
    Ishizeki Clinic, Saitama, Japan
    Anaerobe 23:38-44. 2013
    ..A single strain of Bifidobacterium breve M-16V (5 × 10(8); one-species group) or a mixture of three species composed of B...
  47. doi Beneficial role of the probiotic mixture Ultrabiotique on maintaining the integrity of intestinal mucosal barrier in DSS-induced experimental colitis
    Ryma Toumi
    USTHB University of Sciences and Technology, Laboratory of Cellular and Molecular Biology LBCM, Cytokines and NO Synthases Team, Faculty of Biological Science, Algiers, Algeria
    Immunopharmacol Immunotoxicol 35:403-9. 2013
    ..Ultrabiotique(®) (Lactobacillus acidophilus, Bifidobacterium lactis, Lactobacillus plantarum and Bifidobacterium breve) was administered daily for 7 d to mice with colitis...
  48. doi Protection of probiotic bacteria in a synbiotic matrix following aerobic storage at 4 °C
    S Chaluvadi
    Department of Food Science, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, 65 Dudley Road, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
    Benef Microbes 3:175-87. 2012
    The survival of single strains of Bifidobacterium breve, Bifidobacterium longum, Lactobacillus acidophilus, and Lactobacillus reuteri was investigated in synbiotics that included 10 mg/ml of fructo-oligosaccharides, inulin and pectic-..
  49. doi Characterization of a Panela cheese with added probiotics and fava bean starch
    M C Escobar
    Programa de Posgrado en Alimentos del Centro de la Republica PROPAC, Universidad Autonoma de Queretaro, Apdo Postal 184, Queretaro, Qro 76010, Mexico
    J Dairy Sci 95:2779-87. 2012
    Of 20 Lactobacillus and 8 Bifidobacterium species examined, only Bifidobacterium breve ATCC 15700 was able to ferment starch from fava beans...
  50. pmc Differential induction of antimicrobial REGIII by the intestinal microbiota and Bifidobacterium breve NCC2950
    Jane M M Natividad
    Farncombe Family Digestive Health Research Institute, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Appl Environ Microbiol 79:7745-54. 2013
    ..Monocolonization with the probiotic Bifidobacterium breve, but not with the nonprobiotic commensal Escherichia coli JM83, upregulated REGIII-γ expression...
  51. pmc Coculture fermentations of Bifidobacterium species and Bacteroides thetaiotaomicron reveal a mechanistic insight into the prebiotic effect of inulin-type fructans
    Gwen Falony
    Research Group of Industrial Microbiology and Food Biotechnology IMDO, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Pleinlaan 2, B 1050 Brussels, Belgium
    Appl Environ Microbiol 75:2312-9. 2009
    ..b>Bifidobacterium breve Yakult, a strain that was not able to degrade oligofructose or inulin, was outcompeted by B...
  52. doi Production of human basic fibroblast growth factor (FGF-2) in Bifidobacterium breve using a series of novel expression/secretion vectors
    A N Shkoporov
    Department of Microbiology and Virology, Russian State Medical University, Moscow, Russian Federation
    Biotechnol Lett 30:1983-8. 2008
    ..The vectors carry two bifidobacterial promoters, a signal peptide-encoding sequence, sec2, of Bifidobacterium breve, and a transcriptional terminator from hup gene of Bifidobacterium longum...
  53. pmc Antibiotic susceptibility of Atopobium vaginae
    Ellen De Backer
    Department of Clinical Chemistry, Microbiology and Immunology, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium
    BMC Infect Dis 6:51. 2006
    ..Thus far the four isolates of this fastidious micro-organism were found to be highly resistant to metronidazole and susceptible for clindamycin, two antibiotics preferred for the treatment of BV...
  54. ncbi Supernatant of Bifidobacterium breve induces dendritic cell maturation, activation, and survival through a Toll-like receptor 2 pathway
    Cyrille Hoarau
    Universite Francois Rabelais de Tours, JE2448 Cellules Dendritiques and Greffes, France
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 117:696-702. 2006
    ..However, the interactions between these commensal bacteria and the immune system are largely unknown...
  55. ncbi [The influence of cefteram pivoxil on the intestinal bacterial flora]
    S Iwata
    Department of Pediatrics, Kasumigaura National Hospital
    Jpn J Antibiot 42:1761-79. 1989
    ..with 4 different species of organisms: Escherichia coli, Enterococcus faecalis, Bacteroides fragilis and Bifidobacterium breve. No remarkable change was observed in the fecal viable cell count except that slight decrease in E...
  56. ncbi Experience of long-term synbiotic therapy in seven short bowel patients with refractory enterocolitis
    Yutaka Kanamori
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, The University of Tokyo Hospital, Tokyo, Japan
    J Pediatr Surg 39:1686-92. 2004
    ..The authors designed a protocol for synbiotic therapy composed of Bifidobacterium breve, Lactobacillus casei, and galactooligosaccharides and preliminarily ascertained its clinical effects in ..
  57. pmc Investigation of protein export in Bifidobacterium breve UCC2003
    Laura E MacConaill
    Alimentary Pharmabiotic Centre, National University of Ireland, Cork, Cork, Ireland
    Appl Environ Microbiol 69:6994-7001. 2003
    ..the use of the staphylococcal nuclease (Nuc) as a reporter, was employed to identify exported proteins in Bifidobacterium breve UCC2003. A B...
  58. ncbi A novel synbiotic therapy dramatically improved the intestinal function of a pediatric patient with laryngotracheo-esophageal cleft (LTEC) in the intensive care unit
    Y Kanamori
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, The University of Tokyo Hospital, Hongo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo, Japan
    Clin Nutr 21:527-30. 2002
    ..Three agents were used as synbiotics: Bifidobacterium breve, Lactobacillus casei, and galactooligosaccharides...
  59. ncbi Bifidobacterium breve UCC2003 surface exopolysaccharide production is a beneficial trait mediating commensal-host interaction through immune modulation and pathogen protection
    Saranna Fanning
    Alimentary Pharmabiotic Centre, University College Cork, Cork, Ireland
    Gut Microbes 3:420-5. 2012
    ..We have shown in the case of Bifidobacterium breve UCC2003 that a cell surface exopolysaccharide (EPS) plays a role in in vivo persistence...
  60. doi Lactic acid bacteria and bifidobacteria attenuate the proinflammatory response in intestinal epithelial cells induced by Salmonella enterica serovar Typhimurium
    Christine M Carey
    Agriculture and Agri Food Canada, Guelph Food Research Center, 93 Stone Road West, Guelph, ON N1G 5C9, Canada
    Can J Microbiol 59:9-17. 2013
    ..Lactobacillus kefir IM002, Bifidobacterium adolescentis FRP 61, Bifidobacterium longum FRP 68 and FRP 69, Bifidobacterium breve FRP 334, and Leuconostoc mesenteroides IM080 significantly inhibited IL-8 secretion induced by Salmonella ..
  61. pmc Cell-free culture supernatant of Bifidobacterium breve CNCM I-4035 decreases pro-inflammatory cytokines in human dendritic cells challenged with Salmonella typhi through TLR activation
    Miriam Bermudez-Brito
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology II, Institute of Nutrition and Food Technology José Mataix, Biomedical Research Center, University of Granada, Granada, Spain
    PLoS ONE 8:e59370. 2013
    ..Indeed,, the aim of this work was to determine whether the probiotic Bifidobacterium breve CNCM I-4035 and its cell-free culture supernatant (CFS) have immunomodulatory effects in human intestinal-..
  62. doi No detectable beneficial systemic immunomodulatory effects of a specific synbiotic mixture in infants with atopic dermatitis
    L B van der Aa
    Department of Pediatric Respiratory Medicine and Allergy, Emma Children s Hospital, Academic Medical Center, Meibergdreef 9, 1105 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Clin Exp Allergy 42:531-9. 2012
    In a murine model of allergic inflammation, Bifidobacterium breve M-16V has been shown to reduce IL-4 and IgE by inducing IL-10 and IFN-γ...
  63. ncbi Bifidobacterium breve and Streptococcus thermophilus secretion products enhance T helper 1 immune response and intestinal barrier in mice
    Sandrine Menard
    INSERM EMI 0212, Faculté Cochin Necker, 156 rue de Vaugirard, 75730 Paris, France
    Exp Biol Med (Maywood) 230:749-56. 2005
    ..control) or infected with Helicobacter hepaticus with or without oral treatment with living bacteria, Bifidobacterium breve C50 and Streptococcus thermophilus 065 (LB), or their culture-conditioned media (CM)...
  64. doi Cholesterol-lowering probiotics: in vitro selection and in vivo testing of bifidobacteria
    Alessandra Bordoni
    Department of Agro Food Sciences and Technologies, University of Bologna, Piazza Goidanich 60, 47521, Cesena, Italy
    Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 97:8273-81. 2013
    ..belonging to Bifidobacterium adolescentis, Bifidobacterium animalis, Bifidobacterium bifidum, Bifidobacterium breve, Bifidobacterium longum, and Bifidobacterium pseu-docatenulatum were assayed in vitro for the ability to ..
  65. pmc Probiotic Bifidobacterium breve induces IL-10-producing Tr1 cells in the colon
    Seong Gyu Jeon
    Laboratory of Immune Regulation, Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka University, Suita, Osaka, Japan
    PLoS Pathog 8:e1002714. 2012
    ..Here, we analyzed the role of two probiotic strains of intestinal bacteria, Lactobacillus casei and Bifidobacterium breve in T cell development in the intestine. B. breve, but not L...
  66. doi Production of a conjugated fatty acid by Bifidobacterium breve LMC520 from α-linolenic acid: conjugated linolenic acid (CLnA)
    Hui Gyu Park
    Department of Food and Biotechnology, Korea University, Chungnam 339 700, Korea
    J Agric Food Chem 60:3204-10. 2012
    This study was performed to characterize natural CLnA isomer production by Bifidobacterium breve LMC520 of human origin in comparison to conjugated linoleic acid (CLA) production. B...
  67. pmc Interaction of Bifidobacterium bifidum LMG13195 with HT29 cells influences regulatory-T-cell-associated chemokine receptor expression
    Patricia Lopez
    University of Hawaii, Department of Oceanography, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 78:2850-7. 2012
    ..b>Bifidobacterium breve IPLA 20004 triggered a more pronounced increase in the transepithelial resistance of the enterocyte ..
  68. pmc Bifidobacterial surface-exopolysaccharide facilitates commensal-host interaction through immune modulation and pathogen protection
    Saranna Fanning
    Alimentary Pharmabiotic Centre, University College Cork, Cork, Ireland
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 109:2108-13. 2012
    ..Here we show that Bifidobacterium breve UCC2003 produces a cell surface-associated exopolysaccharide (EPS), the biosynthesis of which is directed ..
  69. doi Effects of Bifidobacterium breve on inflammatory gene expression in neonatal and weaning rat intestine
    Yoshikazu Ohtsuka
    Department of Pediatrics and Adolescence Medicine, Juntendo University Graduate School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    Pediatr Res 71:46-53. 2012
    To examine the immune-modulatory effects of probiotics during early infancy, Bifidobacterium breve M-16V (B...
  70. pmc Physiology of consumption of human milk oligosaccharides by infant gut-associated bifidobacteria
    Sadaki Asakuma
    National Agricultural Research Center for the Hokkaido Region, Sapporo, Hokkaido 062 8555, Japan
    J Biol Chem 286:34583-92. 2011
    ..infantis JCM1222, Bifidobacterium longum subsp. longum JCM1217, and Bifidobacterium breve JCM1192 were selected for this purpose and were grown on HMO media containing a main neutral ..
  71. pmc Ability of Bifidobacterium breve to grow on different types of milk: exploring the metabolism of milk through genome analysis
    Francesca Turroni
    Laboratory of Probiogenomics, Department of Genetics, Biology of Microorganisms, Anthropology and Evolution, University of Parma, Parco Area delle Scienze 11A, 43100 Parma, Italy
    Appl Environ Microbiol 77:7408-17. 2011
    ..bifidobacteria in human milk samples, and we provide evidence regarding the predominance of members of the Bifidobacterium breve species in this environment...
  72. doi Effect of grape polyphenols on lactic acid bacteria and bifidobacteria growth: resistance and metabolism
    Raquel Tabasco
    Department of Food Biotechnology and Microbiology, Instituto de Investigación en Ciencias de la Alimentación CIAL, Nicolas Cabrera 9, 28049 Madrid, Spain
    Food Microbiol 28:1345-52. 2011
    ..Bifidobacterium lactis BB12 showed the highest sensitivity to the phenolic extracts assayed, whereas Bifidobacterium breve 26M2 and Bifidobacterium bifidum HDD541 reached maximum growth in presence of GSE-O and GSE-M fractions...
  73. pmc Isolation of bifidobacteria from breast milk and assessment of the bifidobacterial population by PCR-denaturing gradient gel electrophoresis and quantitative real-time PCR
    Rocio Martin
    Laboratory of Microbiology, Wageningen University, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Appl Environ Microbiol 75:965-9. 2009
    ..Bifidobacteria were present in 8 milk samples and 21 fecal samples. Bifidobacterium breve, B. adolescentis, and B. bifidum were isolated from milk samples, while infant feces also contained B...
  74. pmc Functional genome analysis of Bifidobacterium breve UCC2003 reveals type IVb tight adherence (Tad) pili as an essential and conserved host-colonization factor
    Mary O'Connell Motherway
    Alimentary Pharmabiotic Centre, National University of Ireland, Cork, Ireland
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 108:11217-22. 2011
    ..Transcriptome analysis of the Bifidobacterium breve UCC2003 2...
  75. doi Beneficial effects of probiotic bifidobacterium and galacto-oligosaccharide in patients with ulcerative colitis: a randomized controlled study
    Hideki Ishikawa
    Department of Molecular Targeting Cancer Prevention, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kyoto, Japan
    Digestion 84:128-33. 2011
    ..Here, we examined the effects of a live Bifidobacterium breve strain Yakult, a probiotic contained in bifidobacteria-fermented milk, and galacto-oligosaccharide (GOS) ..
  76. pmc Genetic and transcriptional organization of the clpC locus in Bifidobacterium breve UCC 2003
    Marco Ventura
    Department of Microbiology, National University of Ireland, Western Road, Cork, Ireland
    Appl Environ Microbiol 71:6282-91. 2005
    A homolog of the clpC ATPase gene was identified in the genome of Bifidobacterium breve UCC 2003...
  77. pmc Differential Toll-like receptor recognition and induction of cytokine profile by Bifidobacterium breve and Lactobacillus strains of probiotics
    Theo S Plantinga
    Department of Medicine, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, Netherlands
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 18:621-8. 2011
    ..In the present study, the bacterial strains Bifidobacterium breve (NumRes 204), Lactobacillus rhamnosus (NumRes1), and Lactobacillus casei (DN-114 001) were compared ..
  78. doi Genomics and ecological overview of the genus Bifidobacterium
    Francesca Turroni
    Laboratory of Probiogenomics, Department of Genetics, Biology of Microorganisms, Anthropology and Evolution University of Parma, Italy
    Int J Food Microbiol 149:37-44. 2011
    ..g. in the case of Bifidobacterium bifidum and Bifidobacterium breve species)...
  79. doi Evaluation of a probiotics, Bifidobacterium breve BBG-01, for enhancement of immunogenicity of an oral inactivated cholera vaccine and safety: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial in Bangladeshi children under 5 years of age
    F Matsuda
    Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan
    Vaccine 29:1855-8. 2011
    To evaluate the probiotic, Bifidobacterium breve strain Yakult (BBG-01), for safety and enhancement of immunogenicity in an oral inactivated cholera vaccine, a randomized double-blind placebo-controlled study was performed...
  80. doi Oral administration of probiotic bacteria, Lactobacillus casei and Bifidobacterium breve, does not exacerbate neurological symptoms in experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis
    Toshihide Kobayashi
    Yakult Central Institute for Microbiological Research, Tokyo, Japan
    Immunopharmacol Immunotoxicol 32:116-24. 2010
    To evaluate the safety of two probiotic bacterial strains, Lactobacillus casei strain Shirota (LcS) and Bifidobacterium breve strain Yakult (BbY), these probiotics were orally administered to Lewis rats with experimental autoimmune ..
  81. pmc The ClgR protein regulates transcription of the clpP operon in Bifidobacterium breve UCC 2003
    Marco Ventura
    Department of Genetics, Evolution and Anthropology, University of Parma, Parma, Italy
    J Bacteriol 187:8411-26. 2005
    ..clpP2, and clpX), representing chaperone- and protease-encoding genes, were previously identified in Bifidobacterium breve UCC 2003. In the present study, we characterize the B...
  82. pmc Genetic characterization of the Bifidobacterium breve UCC 2003 hrcA locus
    Marco Ventura
    Department of Genetics, Evolution, and Anthropology, University of Parma, Parma, Italy
    Appl Environ Microbiol 71:8998-9007. 2005
    ..Genome analysis of Bifidobacterium breve UCC 2003 revealed a second copy of a dnaJ gene, named dnaJ2, which is flanked by the hrcA gene in a ..
  83. doi Utilization of monolinolein as a substrate for conjugated linoleic acid production by Bifidobacterium breve LMC 520 of human neonatal origin
    Nag Jin Choi
    Hanwoo Experiment Station, National Institute of Animal Science, Pyongchang, Korea
    J Agric Food Chem 56:10908-12. 2008
    ..Among 150 screened neonatal bifidobacteria, Bifidobacterium breve LMC 520 showed the highest CLA-producing ability and was tested with different types of fat substrates at ..
  84. ncbi The effect of Lactobacillus acidophilus and Bifidobacterium spp. administration on the morphology of the gastrointestinal tract, liver and pancreas in piglets
    I Babinska
    Department of Pathology and Pharmacology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Warmia and Mazury, Oczapowskiego 13, 10 719 Olsztyn, Poland
    Pol J Vet Sci 8:29-35. 2005
    ..experiment was performed on 15 piglets at the age from 3 to 35 days, intragastrically administered with Bifidobacterium breve, B. animalis, and Lactobacillus acidophilus bacteria...
  85. ncbi Partial characterization of bifidobacterium breve C50 cell-free whey compounds inducing modifications to the intestinal microflora
    C Mullie
    Laboratoire de Bacteriologie virologie, Faculte des Sciences Pharmaceutiques et Biologiques, Lille, France
    J Dairy Sci 85:1383-9. 2002
    Cell-free whey obtained from milk fermented with Bifidobacterium breve C50 (Bb C50) has been shown to modify the intestinal flora in humans and mice...
  86. doi Long-term safety and impact on infection rates of postnatal probiotic and prebiotic (synbiotic) treatment: randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial
    Kaarina Kukkonen
    Department of Pediatrics, Skin and Allergy Hospital, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Meilahdentie 2, PO Box 160, 00029 HUCH Helsinki, Finland
    Pediatrics 122:8-12. 2008
    ..In a randomized, placebo-controlled, double-blind trial, we studied the safety and long-term effects of feeding synbiotics to newborn infants...
  87. pmc Supernatant from bifidobacterium differentially modulates transduction signaling pathways for biological functions of human dendritic cells
    Cyrille Hoarau
    UPRES EA 4245 Cellules Dendritiques and Greffes, Universite Francois Rabelais, Tours, France
    PLoS ONE 3:e2753. 2008
    ..We have previously reported that a fermentation product from Bifidobacterium breve C50 (BbC50sn) could induce maturation, high IL-10 production and prolonged survival of DCs via a TLR2 ..
  88. ncbi PCR detection of Bifidobacterium strains and Streptococcus thermophilus in feces of human subjects after oral bacteriotherapy and yogurt consumption
    Patrizia Brigidi
    Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Via Belmeloro 6, University of Bologna, 40126, Bologna, Italy
    Int J Food Microbiol 81:203-9. 2003
    Streptococcus thermophilus, Bifidobacterium infantis Y1 and Bifidobacterium breve Y8 strains were identified and enumerated by PCR assay in human fecal samples after intake of the pharmaceutical preparation VSL-3 or yogurt...
  89. doi Characterization of plasmids from human infant Bifidobacterium strains: sequence analysis and construction of E. coli-Bifidobacterium shuttle vectors
    Andrei N Shkoporov
    Department of Microbiology, Russia State Medical University, Moscow, Russia
    Plasmid 60:136-48. 2008
    ..6 kb) from B. longum, pB80 (4.9 kb) from Bifidobacterium bifidum, and pB21a (5.2kb) from Bifidobacterium breve were sequenced...
  90. pmc Detection of Bifidobacterium animalis subsp. lactis (Bb12) in the intestine after feeding of sows and their piglets
    Gloria Solano-Aguilar
    US Department of Agriculture, Diet, Genomics, and Immunology Laboratory, Beltsville Human Nutrition Research Center, Agricultural Research Service, Beltsville, MD 20705, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 74:6338-47. 2008
    ..lactis (strain Bb12) from Bifidobacterium animalis subsp. animalis, as well as Bifidobacterium suis, Bifidobacterium breve, Bifidobacterium longum, several species of Lactobacillus, and Enterococcus faecium...
  91. pmc Characterization of ApuB, an extracellular type II amylopullulanase from Bifidobacterium breve UCC2003
    Mary O'Connell Motherway
    Department of Microbiology, Alimentary Pharmabiotic Centre and National University of Ireland, Cork, Western Road, Cork, Ireland
    Appl Environ Microbiol 74:6271-9. 2008
    The apuB gene of Bifidobacterium breve UCC2003 was shown to encode an extracellular amylopullulanase...
  92. ncbi Probiotics in the treatment of irritable bowel syndrome
    Alfredo Saggioro
    Digestive Diseases, Hepatology and Clinical Nutrition Department, Umberto I Hospital, Venice, Italy
    J Clin Gastroenterol 38:S104-6. 2004
    ..4 weeks [corrected] either the active preparation containing Lactobacillus plantarum LP 01 [corrected] and Bifidobacterium breve BR 03 [corrected] or Lactobacillus plantarum LP 01 and Lactobacillus acidophilus LA 02, all strains at ..
  93. doi Synbiotics decrease the incidence of septic complications in patients with severe SIRS: a preliminary report
    Kentaro Shimizu
    Department of Traumatology and Acute Critical Medicine, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine, 2 15 Yamadaoka, Suita City, Osaka 565 0871, Japan
    Dig Dis Sci 54:1071-8. 2009
    ..SIRS patients, who fulfilled a serum C-reactive protein (CRP) level >10 mg/dl, received synbiotics (Bifidobacterium breve, Lactobacillus casei, and galactooligosaccharides) (S group) and were compared with previous observations ..
  94. doi Mechanism of conjugated linoleic acid and vaccenic acid formation in human faecal suspensions and pure cultures of intestinal bacteria
    Freda M McIntosh
    Gut Health Division, Rowett Research Institute, Bucksburn, Aberdeen AB21 9SB, UK
    Microbiology 155:285-94. 2009
    ..Traces of trans-10,cis-12-CLA formed were labelled to a much lower extent. In pure culture, Bifidobacterium breve NCFB 2258 formed labelled RA and trans-9,trans-11-CLA, while Butyrivibrio fibrisolvens 16...
  95. ncbi Effect of probiotics, Bifidobacterium breve and Lactobacillus casei, on bisphenol A exposure in rats
    Kenji Oishi
    Yakult Honsha European Research Center for Microbiology ESV, Gent Zwijnaarde, Belgium
    Biosci Biotechnol Biochem 72:1409-15. 2008
    ..In this study, we evaluated whether the probiotics, Bifidobacterium breve strain Yakult (BbY) and Lactobacillus casei strain Shirota (LcS), could exert a protective effect against ..
  96. pmc Genome sequence of Bifidobacterium breve DPC 6330, a strain isolated from the human intestine
    Caitriona M Guinane
    Food Biosciences Department, Teagasc Food Research Centre, Moorepark, Fermoy, Co Cork, Ireland
    J Bacteriol 193:6799-800. 2011
    The draft genome of Bifidobacterium breve DPC 6330, isolated from an elderly patient, was determined. B. breve DPC 6330 was previously identified to synthesize the beneficial metabolite conjugated linoleic acid from free linoleic acid...
  97. doi Identification and quantification of viable Bifidobacterium breve strain Yakult in human faeces by using strain-specific primers and propidium monoazide
    J Fujimoto
    Yakult Central Institute for Microbiological Research, Kunitachi, Tokyo, Japan
    J Appl Microbiol 110:209-17. 2011
    To develop a quick and accurate PCR-based method to evaluate viable Bifidobacterium breve strain Yakult (BbrY) in human faeces.
  98. doi Efficacy of Bifidobacterium breve and Lactobacillus casei oral supplementation on necrotizing enterocolitis in very-low-birth-weight preterm infants: a double-blind, randomized, controlled trial
    Taciana Duque Braga
    Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, Instituto de Medicina Integral Professor Fernando Figueira, Recife, Brazil
    Am J Clin Nutr 93:81-6. 2011
    ..Probiotics are used for the prevention of necrotizing enterocolitis (NEC) because of their positive effects on intestinal motor function, modulation of inflammatory response, and mucosal barrier function...
  99. pmc Anti-inflammatory activity of probiotic Bifidobacterium: enhancement of IL-10 production in peripheral blood mononuclear cells from ulcerative colitis patients and inhibition of IL-8 secretion in HT-29 cells
    Akemi Imaoka
    Yakult Central Institute for Microbiological Research, 1796 Yaho, Kunitachi, Tokyo 1868650, Japan
    World J Gastroenterol 14:2511-6. 2008
    ....
  100. ncbi Screening of bifidobacteria with acquired tolerance to human gastrointestinal tract
    Ziyu Liu
    College of Food Science and Nutritional Engineering, China Agricultural University, Room 420, 17 Qinghua East Road, East District, Beijing 100083, China
    Anaerobe 13:215-9. 2007
    ..Finally, strain A04 with the optimal ability was chosen for further studies. It had been seen that Bifidobacterium breve A04 had better survival capability to 0...
  101. doi Antimicrobial susceptibility of Bifidobacterium breve strains and genetic analysis of streptomycin resistance of probiotic B. breve strain Yakult
    Mayumi Kiwaki
    Yakult Central Institute for Microbiological Research, 1796 Yaho, Kunitachi, Tokyo 186 8650, Japan
    Int J Food Microbiol 134:211-5. 2009
    The minimum inhibitory concentrations (MICs) of 17 antimicrobials for 26 Bifidobacterium breve strains of various origins were determined by broth microdilution...