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2013-11-27 12:24:20

Bio S.I.'s Jackpot & Jackpot II Livestock and Equine Probiotics boosts digestive health JUSTIN, Texas, Nov. 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Keeping livestock healthy is essential for any agricultural operation. According to a recent article published through Oxford University Press, "Interest in probiotics is at an all-time high in the United States, driven in part by new products emerging in the market".([1]) Fortunately, Bio S.I. Technology (www.biositechnology.com) has created their...

2012-11-21 11:40:38

Animals, including humans, actively select the gut microbes that are the best partners and nurture them with nutritious secretions, suggests a new study led by Oxford University, and published November 20 in the open-access journal PLOS Biology. The Oxford team created an evolutionary computer model of interactions between gut microbes and the lining (the host epithelial cell layer) of the animal gut. The model shows that beneficial microbes that are slow-growing are rapidly lost, and need...