Swedish Foundation for Equine Research, Sweden
Fundacao de Amparo a Pesquisa do Estado de Sao Paulo (FAPESP)
The large-scale application of genomic and metagenomic sequencing technologies has yielded a number of insights about the metabolic potential of symbiotic human gut microbes. Nevertheless, the molecular basis of the interactions between commensal bacteria and their host remained to be investigated. Bacteria colonizing the mucosal layer that overlie...
Chronic inflammatory T-cell-mediated diseases such as inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) are often treated with immunosuppressants including corticosteroids. In addition to the intended T-cell suppression, these farmacons give rise to many side effects. Recently, immunosuppressive phospholipids have been proposed as less-toxic alternatives. We aimed ...
Aims: To investigate the spatial organization of endogenous and exogenously applied Lactobacillus communities at specific locations in the adult gastrointestinal tract of different hosts. Methods and Results: Samples of the human, murine and avian gastrointestinal tract of subjects that received or not received a Lactobacillus probiotic were analys...
Coordenação de Aperfeiçoamento de Pessoal de Nível Superior (CAPES)