Fundig agencies: This project was funded by Canadian Institutes of Health Research (MOP 115076). MRB is supported by the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) and Alberta Innovates Health Solutions (AIHS). DCS is supported by AIHS and a CIHR Training Program Fellowship from Alberta Children's Hospital Research Institute for Child and Maternal Health. DTR is supported by an NSERC scholarship. HAP is supported by AIHS and NSERC.
Combined effects of oligofructose and Bifidobacterium animalis on gut microbiota and glycemia in obese rats
Article first published online: 16 OCT 2013
Copyright © 2013 The Obesity Society
Volume 22, Issue 3, pages 763–771, March 2014
How to Cite
Bomhof, M. R., Saha, D. C., Reid, D. T., Paul, H. A. and Reimer, R. A. (2014), Combined effects of oligofructose and Bifidobacterium animalis on gut microbiota and glycemia in obese rats. Obesity, 22: 763–771. doi: 10.1002/oby.20632
Disclosure: MR Bomhof, DC Saha, DT Reid, and HA Paul declare no conflict interest. RA Reimer previously held a research grant from Beneo-Orafti Inc., manufacturer of Raftilose P95, for a project unrelated to the current work.
Author Contributions: MRB carried out experiments, collected data, analyzed data, generated figures, and wrote paper. DCS, DTR, and HAP carried out experiments. RAR designed research, analyzed data, wrote paper, and had primary responsibility for final content. All authors read and approved the final manuscript.
- Issue published online: 5 MAR 2014
- Article first published online: 16 OCT 2013
- Accepted manuscript online: 1 OCT 2013 06:04AM EST
- Manuscript Accepted: 25 AUG 2013
- Manuscript Received: 25 MAR 2013
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