Oral Lactobacillus Counts Predict Weight Gain Susceptibility: A 6-Year Follow-Up Study

Background: Recent studies have shown an association between weight change and the makeup of the intestinal microbiota in humans. Specifically, Lactobacillus, a part of the entire gastrointestinal tract's microbiota, has been shown to contribute to weight regulation. Aim: We examined the associ...

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Main Authors: Johanne Aviaja Rosing, Karen Christina Walker, Benjamin A.H. Jensen, Berit L. Heitmann
Format: Article
Published: Karger Publishers 2017-10-01
Series:Obesity Facts
Online Access:https://www.karger.com/Article/FullText/478095