Published in Blood Weekly, November 13th, 2003
According to a study from Finland, "Recently, probiotics have been under investigation for anti-inflammatory properties, especially in patients with atopic dermatitis and food allergy. Yet the pharmacotherapeutic potential of the anti-inflammatory effect has not been documented.
"The present study aimed to establish the influence of non-viable, filtered bacterial homogenates on peripheral blood mononuclear cell proliferation, activation, receptor expression, and cytokine production.
"All bacterial homogenates inhibited both basal and PHA-stimulated...
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