Functional characterization and immunomodulatory properties of Lactobacillus helveticus strains isolated from Italian hard cheeses.

Lactobacillus helveticus carries many properties such as the ability to survive gastrointestinal transit, modulate the host immune response, accumulate biopeptides in milk, and adhere to the epithelial cells that could contribute to improving host health. In this study, the applicability as function...

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Main Authors: Miriam Zago, Lucia Massimiliano, Barbara Bonvini, Giuseppe Penna, Giorgio Giraffa, Maria Rescigno
Format: Article
Language:English
Published: Public Library of Science (PLoS) 2021-01-01
Series:PLoS ONE
Online Access:https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0245903