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Gut Bacteria protects against Food Allergy – Clostridia induces Immune Response

Gut bacteria that protect against food allergies identified http://www.uchospitals.edu Common gut bacteria prevent sensitization to allergens in a mouse model for peanut allergy, paving the way for probiotic therapies to treat food allergies The presence of Clostridia, a common class … Continue reading

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Commensal Clostridia – Gut Homeostasis, the Gut Brain Axis and Immunology

Commensal Clostridia: leading players in the maintenance of gut homeostasis http://www.gutpathogens.com/content/5/1/23/abstract The gastrointestinal tract is a complex and dynamic network where an intricate and mutualistic symbiosis modulates the relationship between the host and the microbiota in order to establish and … Continue reading

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Clostridia as a treatment in Inflammatory and Allergic Disease – Implications for Autism.

Treg induction by a rationally selected mixture of Clostridia strains from the human microbiota http://www.nature.com/nature/journal/v500/n7461/full/nature12331.html?WT.ec_id=NATURE-20130808 Manipulation of the gut microbiota holds great promise for the treatment of inflammatory and allergic diseases1, 2. Although numerous probiotic microorganisms have been identified3, there … Continue reading

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Preemie’s Gut Bacteria insights

Preemies’ gut bacteria may depend more on gestational age than environment​  http://news.wustl.edu August 11, 2014 By Elizabethe Holland Durando Scientists believe babies are born with digestive systems containing few or no bacteria. Their guts then quickly become colonized by microbes … Continue reading

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When Good Bacteria get Sick – Inflammatory Bowel Disease

When Good Gut Bacteria Get Sick http://hms.harvard.edu/news/when-good-gut-bacteria-get-sick Computational algorithms provide insight into how gut microbiota respond to infection over time   By MARJORIE MONTEMAYOR-QUELLENBERG July 11, 2014 Being sick due to an infection can make us feel lousy. But what … Continue reading

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Dark Chocolate, Gut Microbes and Anti-Inflammatory Compounds

The precise reason for the health benefits of dark chocolate: mystery solved http://www.acs.org Presented at a meeting of the American Chemical Society. DALLAS, March 18, 2014 — The health benefits of eating dark chocolate have been extolled for centuries, but … Continue reading

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Pediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease and Clostridium Perfringens

Enterotoxigenic Clostridium perfringens infection and pediatric patients with inflammatory bowel disease. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24060617 Abstract BACKGROUND AND AIMS: Clostridium difficile is the major cause of antibiotic-associated diarrhea and is the most well known bacterial pathogen associated with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). Enterotoxigenic … Continue reading

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Manipulating the Gut microbiota in Allergy , Inflammation and Autism

Treg induction by a rationally selected mixture of Clostridia strains from the human microbiota http://www.nature.com/nature/journal/vaop/ncurrent/full/nature12331.html?WT.ec_id=NATURE-20130711 Manipulation of the gut microbiota holds great promise for the treatment of inflammatory and allergic diseases1, 2. Although numerous probiotic microorganisms have been identified3, there … Continue reading

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Vaccine for Autism

Guelph Scientists Develop First Vaccine to Help Control Autism Symptoms http://www.uoguelph.ca/news/2013/04/guelph_scientis_1.html April 24, 2013 – News Release A first-ever vaccine created by University of Guelph researchers for gut bacteria common in autistic children may also help control some autism symptoms. … Continue reading

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More Rats, Propionic Acid and Autism – IMFAR 2012

Time Course of Propionic Acid Induced Lipid, Neuroinflammatory and Cognitive Deficits In the Morris Water Maze-Further Development of A Novel Rodent Model of Autism http://imfar.confex.com/imfar/2012/webprogram/Paper11272.html J. Mepham, F. Boon, A. R. Taylor, R. H. Thomas, D. P. Cain, K. -. … Continue reading

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