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- Miwa, Takehiro, et al. Show all 5 Authors
- Anaerobe 2017 v.47 pp. 188-193
- Bacteroides; Firmicutes; absorption; bacteria; body weight; crossbreds; energy; fatty acid composition; feces; feed conversion; feed intake; finishing; humans; intestinal microorganisms; large intestine; leptin; liveweight gain; mice; short chain fatty acids; swine; urea nitrogen
- ... Body fat accumulation in mice and human is linked to the percentage of Firmicutes and Bacteroidetes, two bacterial phyla dominant in the large intestine. However, little is known about the relationship between the composition of the gut microbiota and fattening in pig. This study aimed to investigate the abundance of Firmicutes, Bacteroidetes, and Bacteroides, which is the major genus within Bacte ...