Modulation of tissue fatty acid composition of a host by human gut bacteria
The current invention provides use of a CLA - producing bacterium for the in vivo conversion in the gut of polyunsaturated fatty acids to CLA. The CLA-producing bacterium is selected from one or more of the group consisting of propionibacteria, lactobacilli, lactococci and streptococci, and bifidobacteria.
SHANAHAN FERGUS [IE]; O'MAHONY LIAM [IE]; STANTON CATHERINE [IE]; ROSS PAUL [IE]; QUIGLEY EAMONN [IE]
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