Bifidobacterium


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Bifidobacterium

[‚bī·fə·dō·bak′tir·ē·əm]
(microbiology)
A genus of bacteria in the family Actinomycetaceae; branched, bifurcated, club-shaped or spatulate rods forming smooth microcolonies; metabolism is saccharoclastic.
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We also aimed to determine the relative abundance of Lactobacillus and Bifidobacterium species in order to detect possible differences between patients and controls.
The genome sequence of Bifidobacterium longum subsp infantis reveals adaptations for milk utilization within the infant microbiome.
Single and combination products of Lactobacillus and Bifidobacterium given prenatally and/or postnatally were included in the studies.
We do not know whether Bifidobacterium organisms in blood culture for patient 1 were a consequence of intestinal necrosis and bacterial translocation or the cause of necrotizing enterocolitis.
Probiotics are a big group of bacteria consisting of lactic acid bacteria (like Lactobacillus, Bifidobacterium, some Streptococci, Pediococcus and Lactococci) and none lactic acid bacteria like Propionibacterium, Bacillus and some yeasts like saccharomyces (6).
Bifidobacterium lactis improved blood sugar control, (41)
Probiotic therapy should be used to target only species that are decreased, and many commercial probiotics are rich in Lactobacillus and Bifidobacterium.
Bacteria form Lactobacillus and Bifidobacterium genera are most commonly used as probiotics in dairy products (Mohammadi et al.
Make sure that at least some of the probiotics you take are high in Bifidobacterium or Lactobacillus bacteria.
The main inhabited species of vaginal environment of mares are Lactobacterium, Bifidobacterium, Sarcina, Corynebacterium, partially Diplococcus, Streptococcus and Staphylococcus.
Bifidobacteriumlactis is acid tolerant species and hence, is the species of bifidobacterium most commonly used in acidic foods (Figure 2) [25].
The Results: There was no difference in the three growth measures for infants given the formula supplemented with Bifidobacterium lactis compared to the matched infants fed the same formula without the Bifidobacterium.