Publications

 SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

 

IBS

Nobaek, S., Johansson, M.-L., Molin, G., Ahrné, S. and Jeppsson, B. 2000. Alteration of intestinal microflora is associated with reduction in abdominal bloating and pain in patients with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). Am J Gastroenterol 95: 1231-1238.

Niedzielin, K., Kordecki, H and Birkenfeld, B. 2001. Acontrolled double-blind, randomized study on the efficacy of Lactobacillus plantarum 299v in patients with irritable bowel syndrome. Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 13:1-5

Ducrotté P, Sawant P, Jayanthi V. 2012. Clinical trial: Lactobacillus plantarum 299v (DSM 9843) improves symptoms of irritable bowel syndrome. World J Gastroenterol 18: 4012-4018.

 

Additional gastro data

Johansson, M.-L., Molin; G., Jeppsson, B., Nobaek, S., Ahrné, S. and Bengmark, S. 1993. Administration of different Lactobacillus strains in fermented oatmeal soup: in vivo colonization of human intestinal mucosa and effect on the indigenous flora. Appl Environ Microbiol: 59: 15-20.

Young, R.J. and Vanderhoof, J.A. 1997. Probiotic therapy in children with short bowel syndrome and bacterial overgrowth. Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Gastroenterological Association and American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases, May 11-14, Washington DC, USA.

Johansson, M.-L., Nobaek, S., Berggren, A., Jeppsson, B., Ahrné, S., Nyman, M., Björck, I.and Molin, G. 1998. Survival of Lactobacillus plantarum DSM 9843 (299v), and effect on the short-chain fatty acid content of faeces after ingestion of a rose-hip drink with fermented oats. Int J Food Microbiol: 42: 29-38.

Kingamkono, R., Sjögren, E. and Svanberg, U. 1999. Enteropathogenic bacteria in faecal swabs of young children fed on lactic-acid fermented cereal gruels. Epidemiol Infect: 122: 23-32

Chlebcewicz-Szuba, W., Birkenfeld, B., Piusinska and K., Rudnicki, J. 2001. Administration of Lactobacillus plantarum 299v in children with accute diarrhoea and during prolonged antibiotic treatment. (Report).

Berggren A., Söderberg L., Önning G., Johansson Hagslätt M-L. and Axelsson I. 2003. Intestinal function, microflora and nutrient intake of children after administration of a fermented oat product containing Lactobacillus plantarum DSM 9843 (299v). Microb Ecol Health Dis: 15:160-168.

Wullt, M., Johansson Hagslätt, M.-L. & Odenholt, I. 2003. Lactobacillus plantarum 299v for the treatment of recurrent clostridium difficile-associated diarrhoea: A double-blind, placebo-controlled trial. Scand J Infect Dis: 35: 365-367

Klarin B, Johansson ML, Molin G, Larsson A, Jeppsson B. 2005. Adhesion of the probiotic bacterium Lactobacillus plantarum 299v onto the gut mucosa in critically ill patients: a randomised open trial.Crit Care. Jun; 9(3):R285-93.

Wullt M, Johansson Hagslatt ML, Odenholt I, Berggren A. 2007. Lactobacillus plantarum 299v enhances the concentrations of fecal short-chain fatty acids in patients with recurrent Clostridium difficile-associated diarrhea. Dig Dis Sci. Apr 10.

Lönnermark E, Friman V, Lappas G, Sandberg T, Berggren A, et al. 2010. Intake of Lactobacillus plantarum reduces certain gastrointestinal symptoms during treatment with antibiotics. J Clin Gastroenterol 44: 106-112.

Karlsson C, Ahrné S, Molin G, Berggren A, Palmquist I, Fredrikson GN, Jeppsson B. 2010. Probiotic therapy to men with incipient arteriosclerosis initiates increased bacterial diversity in colon: a randomized controlled trial. Atherosclerosis. Jan;208(1):228-33.

 

Immunology

Cunningham-Rundles, S., Ahrné, S., Bengmark, S., Johann-Liang, R., Marshall, F., Metakis, L., Califano, C., Dunn, A-M., Grassey, C., Hinds, G. and Cervia, J. 2000. Probiotics and immune response. Am J Gastroenterol: 95: S22-S25.

Lavasani S, Dzhambazov B, Nouri M, Fåk F, Buske S, et al. 2010. A novel probiotic mixture exerts a therapeutic effect on experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis mediated by IL-10 producing regulatory T cells. PLoS One 5(2): e9009.

Berggren A, Lazou Ahren I, Larsson N, Önning G. 2011. Randomised, double-blind and placebo-controlled study using new probiotic lactobacilli for strengthening the body immune defence against viral infections. Eur J Nutr 50: 203-210.

Busch R, Gruenwald J, Dudek S. 2013. Randomized, double blind and placebo controlled study using a combination of two probiotic lactobacilli to alleviate symptoms and frequency of common cold.Food and Nutr. Sci. 2013, 4, 13-20.

Rask C, Adlerberth I, Berggren A, Ahrén IL, Wold AE. 2013. Differential effect on cell-mediated immunity in human volunteers after intake of different lactobacilli. Clin Exp Immunol. 172(2):321-32. doi: 10.1111/cei.12055.

 

Cardiovascular Health/Metabolic

Bukowska, H., Piezul-Mróz, J., Jastrzebska, M., Chelstowski, K. And Naruszewicz, M. 1998. Decrease in fibrinogen and LDL-cholesterol levels upon supplementation of diet with Lactobacillus plantarumin subjects with moderately elevated cholesterol. Atherosclerosis 137: 437-438.

Naruszewicz, M., Johansson, M-L., Zapolska-Downar, D. and Bukowska, H. 2002. Effect of Lactobacillus plantarum 299v on cardiovascular risk factors in smokers. Am J Clin Nutr: 76: 1249-55.

 

Anti-inflammatory

Bukowska, H., Piezul-Mróz, J., Jastrzebska, M., Chelstowski, K. And Naruszewicz, M. 1998. Decrease in fibrinogen and LDL-cholesterol levels upon supplementation of diet with Lactobacillus plantarumin subjects with moderately elevated cholesterol. Atherosclerosis 137: 437-438.

Naruszewicz, M., Johansson, M-L., Zapolska-Downar, D. and Bukowska, H. 2002. Effect of Lactobacillus plantarum 299v on cardiovascular risk factors in smokers. Am J Clin Nutr : 76: 1249-55.

McNaught, C , E., Woodcock, N. P., Anderson, A, D. G. and MacFie, J., 2005. Aprospective randomised trial of probiotics in critically ill patients. Clin Nutr: 24, 211–219.

 

Active/Recovery/Iron and calcium studies

Önning, G, Berggren, A, Drevelius, M.,  Jeppsson, B., Lindberg, A-M and Johansson Hagslätt, M-L. 2003. Influence of a drink containing different antioxidants and Lactobacillus plantarum 299v on plasma total antioxidant capacity, selenium status and faecal microbial flora. Int J Food Sci Nutr, Vol.54, No.4:281-289.

Sandberg A-S. 2006, Uptake of iron in an in-vitro model. (Internal report)

Bering S, Suchdev S, Sjoltov L, Berggren A, Tetens I, Bukhave K. 2006 Alactic acid-fermented oat gruel increases non-haem iron absorption from a phytate-rich meal in healthy women of childbearing age. Br J Nutr. Jul;96(1):80-5.

Hulthén L. and Hoppe M 2007. Iron absorption in an iron supplemented fruit drink containing lactobacilli (Internal report)

Hulthén L. and Hoppe M 2014a. Iron absorption in capsules containing freeze dried lactobacilli Lp299v and iron. (Study 1, Internal report)

Hulthén L. and Hoppe M 2014b. Iron absorption in capsules containing freeze dried lactobacilli Lp299v and iron. (Study 2, Internal report)

Ohlsson C, Engdahl C, Fåk F, Andersson A, Windahl SH, Farman HH, Movérare-Skrtic S, Islander U, Sjögren K. Probiotics protect mice from ovariectomy-induced cortical bone loss. PLoS One. 2014 Mar 17;9(3).

 

Other publications

Klarin B, Molin G, Jeppsson B, Larsson A. Use of the probiotic Lactobacillus plantarum 299 to reduce pathogenic bacteria in the oropharynx of intubated patients: a randomised controlled open pilot study. Crit Care. 2008;12(6):R136.