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Many trials on probiotics are now published that use established methods to demonstrate their clinical efficacy. Convincing progress has been made in the field of inflammatory bowel disease and allergy prevention in infants. Experimental studies show clear differences (and even sometimes opposite...
Plants are an important source of essential nutrients and health-beneficial components that are crucial for human life. Because the intake of these phytochemicals is not always adequate, the resources of plant biotechnology are being used to enhance the nutritional quality of our plant-based food...
Gene control systems that provide temporal and spatial regulation of transgene expression in response to orally delivered drugs are needed for advances in functional genomics, models of human disease and gene therapy. A regulation system based on the altered binding and activation properties of a...