Influence of dietary supplementation with flaxseed and lactobacilli on the cells of local innate immunity response in the jejunal mucosa in piglets after weaning

Stefan Toth, Zuzana Jonecova, Peter Kruzliak, Rachele Ciccocioppo, Radomira Nemcova

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A histological study was designed to determine the influence of flaxseed and/or lactobacilli inclusion in the diet of piglets from 10 days before to 21 days after weaning. The selected inflammatory cell population incidence in the piglet jejunal mucosa was investigated. Significantly higher numbers of myeloperoxidase-positive (P

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)188-195
Number of pages8
JournalActa Histochemica
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - Mar 1 2015



  • Flaxseed
  • Inflammatory cells
  • Intestinal mucosa
  • Lactobacilli
  • Piglet
  • Weaning

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cell Biology
  • Histology

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