volume 10, issue 10, P2723-2740 2018
DOI: 10.18632/aging.101583
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Yuji Morita, Kenta Jounai, Akihiko Sakamoto, Yasuyuki Tomita, Yoshihiko Sugihara, Hiroaki Suzuki, Konomi Ohshio, Masato Otake, Daisuke Fujiwara, Osamu Kanauchi, Mitsuo Maruyama

Abstract: Age-related chronic inflammation is a major risk factor for the incidence and prevalence of age-related diseases, including infectious and neurodegenerative diseases. We previously reported that a lactic acid bacteria, Lactobacillus paracasei KW3110, activated macrophages and suppressed inflammation in mice and humans. In this study, we investigated whether long-term intake of heat-killed L. paracasei KW3110 modulated age-related inflammation and altered the gut microbiota in physiologically aged mice. Compare…

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