Investigation of the effects of oleuropein rich diet on rat enteric bacterial flora


KİRAZ A., ŞİMŞEK T., Tekin S. Z. , ELMAS S., TEKİN M., ŞAHİN H. Ö. , ...More

BRATISLAVA MEDICAL JOURNAL-BRATISLAVSKE LEKARSKE LISTY, vol.117, no.12, pp.734-737, 2016 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 117 Issue: 12
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.4149/bll_2016_141
  • Journal Name: BRATISLAVA MEDICAL JOURNAL-BRATISLAVSKE LEKARSKE LISTY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.734-737

Abstract

OBJECTIVES AND BACKGROUND: Oleuropein is a phenolic compound of olive leaves. Enteric bacterial flora is very important for human health and diet is a directly affecting factor of enteric bacterial flora composition. In this study, it was hypothesized that oleuropein could reduce total aerobic bacterial count in rat caecal flora.