New paper on probiotics and their potential to prevent necrotizing enterocolitis

See this recent paper below discussing the impact of a B. infantis probiotic on a devastating disease that affects preterm infants, using a mouse model of the disease.

This work was a collaboration with researchers at the University of Iowa; the University of California, Davis; the University of Nebraska Lincoln; and scientists in industry (Evolve Biosystems). This study was funded by Evolve Biosystems.

And, Congratulations to Dr. Shiloh Lueschow (the study’s lead author) for recently completing her PhD studies!

Lueschow, S. R., Boly, T. J., Frese, S. A., Casaburi, G., Mitchell, R. D., Henrick, B. M., & McElroy, S. J. (2022). Bifidobacterium longum subspecies infantis Strain EVC001 Decreases Neonatal Murine Necrotizing Enterocolitis. Nutrients14(3), 495.

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