Mucosal Protection by Phosphatidylcholine

Published on Jan 1, 2012in Digestive Diseases2.91
· DOI :10.1159/000342729
Wolfgang Stremmel73
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Robert Ehehalt25
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+ 4 AuthorsAnnika Braun10
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The colonic mucus serves a first barrier towards invasion of commensal bacteria in stools to prevent inflammation. One essential component of intestinal mucus is phosphatidylcholine (PC) which represe
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