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Acidification of formula reduces bacterial translocation and gut colonization in a neonatal rabbit model.

Authors
  • Mehall, J R
  • Northrop, R
  • Saltzman, D A
  • Jackson, R J
  • Smith, S D
Type
Published Article
Journal
Journal of pediatric surgery
Publication Date
Jan 01, 2001
Volume
36
Issue
1
Pages
56–62
Identifiers
PMID: 11150438
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

Acidification of formula below pH 4 is bactericidal to enteric organisms. Acidified formula decreases bacterial translocation and gut colonization.

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