Effectiveness of bombesin and Saccharomyces boulardii against the translocation of Candida albicans in the digestive tract in immunosuppressed rats

Algin C., Sahin A., Kiraz N., Şahintürk v., Ihtiyar E.

SURGERY TODAY, vol.35, no.10, pp.869-873, 2005 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 35 Issue: 10
  • Publication Date: 2005
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s00595-005-3049-9
  • Title of Journal : SURGERY TODAY
  • Page Numbers: pp.869-873


Purpose. We investigated the effects of bombesin on disseminated candidiasis, and compared the effectiveness of bombesin with Saccharomyces boulardii against Candida albicans translocation from the gastrointestinal tract in immunosuppressed rats.