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Combination of the probiotics Lacticaseibacillus rhamnosus GG and Bifidobacterium animalis subsp. lactis, BB-12 has limited effect on biomarkers of immunity and inflammation in older people resident in care homes: Results from the Probiotics to Reduce Infections iN CarE home reSidentS Randomized, Controlled Trial

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Aging is associated with a decline in many components of the immune system (immunosenescence). Probiotics may improve the immune response in older people. The objective was to determine the effect of the combination of two probiotic organisms [Lacticaseibacillus (previously known as Lactobacillus) rhamnosus GG (LGG) and Bifidobacterium animalis subsp. lactis, BB-12 (BB-12)] on a range of immune biomarkers measured in the blood of older people resident in care homes in the UK. In a randomized ...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.3389/fimmu.2021.643321

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Publisher:
Frontiers Media Publisher's website
Journal:
Frontiers in Immunology Journal website
Volume:
12
Article number:
643321
Publication date:
2021-03-04
Acceptance date:
2021-02-12
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EISSN:
1664-3224
Pmid:
33746986
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
1169375
Local pid:
pubs:1169375
Deposit date:
2021-04-22

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