Probiotic Weisella paramesenteroides on enteropathogenic E. coli-induced diarrhea

Yusri Dianne Jurnalis, Endang Purwati RN, Yorva Sayoeti
2014 Paediatrica Indonesiana  
Enteropathogenic Escherichia coli (EPEC) is a causative agent of intestinal inflammation and microfloral imbalance, leading to diarrhea. The presence of tumor necrosis factor-(TNF-) in the feces is an indicator of inflammation in the intestinal mucosa. Dadih, (local made of fermented buffalo milk), contains probiotics and is widely consumed by the people in West Sumatera, Indonesia. Weisella paramesenteroides, a probiotic lactic acid bacteria (LAB), has been isolated from dadih and is believed
more » ... ih and is believed to be useful for improving intestinal microflora balance and inhibiting the activity of harmful microbes.
doi:10.14238/pi54.1.2014.01 fatcat:o5lnrim6yfhqrl25gjxa2gaacu