Tag: Butyrate

Probiotic LGG and Butyrate Rapidly Increase Bone Density

Probiotic LGG and Butyrate Rapidly Increase Bone Density Probiotics increase bone volume in healthy mice “We were surprised by the potency of the gut microbiome in regulating bone and by the complexity of the mechanism of action of probiotics,” Pacifici says. “In general, there is a lot of interest in the concept that the gut…

Apple pectin, apple juice extracts shown to have anticarcinogenic effects on colon

Public release date: 26-Mar-2008 Contact: Sue Taylor staylor@kellencompany.com U.S. Apple Association WASHINGTON  – The apples and apple juice you consume may have positive effects in one of the most unlikely places in the body – in the colon.  New research has demonstrated that both apple pectin and polyphenol-rich apple juice components actually enhance biological mechanisms…