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Table 1 Bacterial translocation count to the liver and mysenteric lymph nodes (MLNs) (log CFU/g tissue) and Incidence of translocation

From: Bifidobacterium infantisstrains with and without a combination of Oligofructose and Inulin (OFI) attenuate inflammation in DSS-induced colitis in rats

  Aerobic Anaerobic Enterobacteriaceae
Liver    
Colitis control 2.72 ± 0.77 (4/6) 3.58 ± 0.33 (5/6) 1.89 ± 0.66 (4/6)
OFI 0.38 ± 0.38 * # (1/6) 0.50 ± 0.50 * # (1/6) 0.00 ± 0.00 * # (0/6)
DSM 15158 0.00 ± 0.00 * # (0/6) 0.00 ± 0.00 * # (0/6) 0.00 ± 0.00 * # (0/6)
OFI + DSM 15158 3.14 ± 1.01 (4/6) 3.29 ± 1.06 (4/6) 2.98 ± 0.73 (4/6)
DSM 15159 0.55 ± 0.55 * # (1/6) 0.57 ± 0.57 * # (1/6) 0.00 ± 0.00 * # (0/6)
OFI + DSM 15159 0.00 ± 0.00 * # (0/6) 0.00 ± 0.00 * # (0/6) 0.00 ± 0.00 * # (0/6)
MLNs    
Colitis control 2.61 ± 0.76 (4/6) 2.71 ± 0.80 (4/6) 1.73 ± 0.73 (3/6)
OFI 0.00 ± 0.00 * (0/6) 0.00 ± 0.00 * (0/6) 0.00 ± 0.00 * (0/6)
DSM 15158 0.00 ± 0.00 * (0/6) 0.00 ± 0.00 * (0/6) 0.00 ± 0.00 * (0/6)
OFI + DSM 15158 0.48 ± 0.48 * (1/6) 0.00 ± 0.00 * (0/6) 0.00 ± 0.00 * (0/6)
DSM 15159 0.00 ± 0.00 * (0/6) 0.00 ± 0.00 * (0/6) 0.00 ± 0.00 * (0/6)
OFI + DSM 15159 0.00 ± 0.00 * (0/6) 0.00 ± 0.00 * (0/6) 0.00 ± 0.00 * (0/6)
  1. * denotes p < 0.05 compared to colitis control, # denotes p < 0.05 compared to OFI + DSM 15158 group, OFI = Oligofructose and Inulin. Incidence of translocation is presented between parentheses as positive animals/total number of animals.