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January, 2019

Gut Microbiota in Patients With Irritable Bowel Syndrome—A Systematic Review

Admin Clinical Papers January 7, 2019

Altering the gut microbiota has been proposed as a strategy for the treatment of IBS, but the association between the gut microbiome and IBS symptoms has not been well established. Most studies evaluated adults presenting with various IBS subtypes. Family Enterobacteriaceae (phylum Proteobacteria), family Lactobacillaceae, and genus Bacteroides were increased…

Brain-gut-microbiota axis in Alzheimer’s disease

Admin Clinical Papers January 1, 2019

Alterations in the gut microbiota composition induce increased permeability of the gut barrier and immune activation leading to systemic inflammation, which in turn may impair the blood-brain barrier and promote neuroinflammation, neural injury, and ultimately neurodegeneration. The Aβ seeding and propagation may occur at different levels of the brain-gut-microbiota axis.…