The ability of blackcurrant extracts to positively modulate key markers of gastrointestinal function in rats

Synopsis

  • NZ blackcurrant extract promoted the growth of lactobacilli and bifidobacterial in the caccum of rats, which reduced the formation of harmful carcinogens in the intestine
  • NZ blackcurrant extract confirmed as good prebiotic agents that can significantly promote the growth of friendly bacteria and lower the numbers of undesirable bacteria