Chapter 5. Influence of the Gut Microflora

  1. Dr Gail Goldberg
  1. Professor Ian Johnson

Published Online: 11 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470774465.ch5

Plants: Diet and Health: The Report of a British Nutrition Foundation Task Force

Plants: Diet and Health: The Report of a British Nutrition Foundation Task Force

How to Cite

Johnson, I. (2008) Influence of the Gut Microflora, in Plants: Diet and Health: The Report of a British Nutrition Foundation Task Force (ed G. Goldberg), Blackwell Science Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470774465.ch5

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 11 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 30 JUL 2003

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780632059621

Online ISBN: 9780470774465

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Keywords:

  • microflora;
  • nutrients;
  • organic materials;
  • faecal stream;
  • mucosal cells

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • The human colon

  • Colorectal diseases

  • Protective factors, intraluminal metabolism and health

  • Research recommendations

  • Key points