Modulation of Gut Microbiota by Low Methoxyl Pectin Attenuates Type 1 Diabetes in Non-obese Diabetic Mice.
Wu C, Pan LL, Niu W, Fang X, Liang W, Li J, Li H, Pan X, Chen W, Zhang H, Lakey JRT, Agerberth B, de Vos P, Sun J. Front Immunol. 2019. doi: 10.3389/fimmu.2019.01733.
COMMENT: In this work it is shown as low-methoxyl pectin (LMP) dietary fiber could prevent type 1 diabetes (T1D) development via microbiome. Pectin dietary fiber would increase bacterial species producing Short Chain Fatty Acids (SCFA) that... + info
Ding X, Li Q, Li P, Zhang T, Cui B, Ji G, Lu X, Zhang F. Drug Saf. Jul 2019. doi: 10.1007/s40264-019-00809-2.
COMMENT: In this study the authors evaluate the safety and efficacy of fecal microbiota transplantation for ulcerative colitis using the a strategy called step-up. + info