Latest News on Probiotics

My irregular review on recent probiotics news:

  • Reduces Anxiety
    • http://newsroom.ucla.edu/releases/changing-gut-bacteria-through-245617: Danone Yogurt (sponsored study)
    • http://www.nature.com/news/2011/110830/full/news.2011.510.html : Lactobacillus rhamnosus
    • http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0889159115000884#b0100:Bifidobacterium infantis 35624
    • http://www.alphagalileo.org/ViewItem.aspx?ItemId=151650&CultureCode=en : Mixture
      • http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0889159115000884
      • Bifidobacterium bifidum W23, Bifidobacterium lactis W52, Lactobacillus acidophilus W37, Lactobacillus brevis W63, L. casei W56, Lactobacillus salivarius W24, and Lactococcus lactis (W19 and W58).
    • http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0889159115000896 Antibiotics increases
    • http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24888394 The order Bacteroidales showed an overrepresentation (p = 0.05), while the family Lachnospiraceae showed an underrepresentation (p = 0.02) of OTU’s associated with depression.
  • Obesity
    • http://www.the-scientist.com//?articles.view/articleNo/42392/title/Sewage-Bacteria-Linked-to-Obesity/ Bacteroidaceae were found in greater abundance in the locales with the relatively high obesity rates
  • Improves Serotonin leves
    • http://www.cell.com/cell/abstract/S0092-8674(15)00248-2: Indigenous spore-forming bacteria
  • Impacts Body Odors
    • http://www.microbiomejournal.com/content/3/1/3/abstract
  • Pears Appear to “balance Microbiota”
    • http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0963996914007844 H. pylori inhibition
  • Agave better than maltodextrin [Study]
  • Gut bacteria shared by family groups of Baboons. http://dx.doi.org/10.7554/eLife.05224#sthash.3coIKCFq.dpuf
  • Can predict food allergies http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25599982
  • Diabetes: May both detect risk, and treat http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25818484