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- Furumoto, Emily J., et al. Show all 11 Authors
- Molecular nutrition & food research 2016 v.60 no.5 pp. 1161-1171
- Bifidobacterium animalis subsp. lactis; T-lymphocytes; adults; cold; cross-over studies; cytotoxicity; fermentation; humans; immunity; influenza; interleukin-2; probiotics; questionnaires; secretion; yogurt
- ... SCOPE: Probiotics can modulate immunity and reduce upper respiratory tract infections (URTI) in humans; however few studies have examined both outcomes in the same trial. The goal of the current study was to investigate the effect of Bifidobacterium animalis subsp. lactis BB‐12, on natural killer (NK) and T‐cell function in conjunction with self‐reported cold/flu outcomes in healthy adults. METHOD ...