Hormonal Therapies Offer Effective Solutions for Many Adult Women With Acne
... gland production, skin inflammation, abnormal maturation of skin cells lining the hair follicle and an increased number of the acne-causing bacteria propionibacterium
acnes . However, hormones also influence both oil gland production and the maturation of skin cells thereby contributing to the formation of acne lesi...
Human Skin Harbors Many More Types of Bacteria
...e is highly diversified in terms of the bacteria it harbors, according to the study.
Three bacterial species were only found in the male subjects: propionibacterium
granulosum, Corynebacterium singulare, and Corynebacterium appendixes. While the sample is too small to draw conclusions, the scientists believe that ...
Bifidogenic Growth Stimulator: A Non-Toxic Way To Treat Ulcerative Colitis
...luminal antigens are involved in chronic intestinal inflammatory disorders. Bifidogenic growth stimulator (BGS) is a prebiotic preparation produced by propionibacterium
freudenreichii isolated from Swiss cheese. Previously BGS was shown to act in the colon as a growth stimulator of Bifidobacteria.
A recent study, to ...
Antibiotics losing their power against acne
Commonly used antibiotics like erythromycin and tetracycline are now becoming increasingly powerless against acne causing skin bacteria - propionibacterium
acnes. Researchers led by Dr. Carl Erik Nord of the Karolinska Institute in Stockholm, Sweden studied this growing antibiotic resistance on the part ...
Propionibacterium in Medical Technology
Propionibacterium in Medical Dictionary
... Actinomycosis , is a rare infectious bacterial disease of humans generally caused by Actinomyces israelii, A. gerencseriae and propionibacterium
propionicus, though the condition is likely to be polymicrobial. Up-to-the-minute news coverage of national, regional and international news enhan...
Propionibacterium in Biological Technology