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Mediators of Inflammation
Volume 2017, Article ID 2748192, 13 pages
https://doi.org/10.1155/2017/2748192
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Altered Cytokine Expression and Barrier Properties after In Vitro Infection of Porcine Epithelial Cells with Enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli and Probiotic Enterococcus faecium

1Institute of Veterinary Physiology, Department of Veterinary Medicine, Freie Universität Berlin, Oertzenweg 19b, 14163 Berlin, Germany
2Institute of Clinical Physiology, Charité-Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Campus Benjamin Franklin, Hindenburgdamm 30, 12203 Berlin, Germany
3Institute of Microbiology and Epizootics, Department of Veterinary Medicine, Freie Universität Berlin, Robert-von-Ostertag-Str. 7-13, 14163 Berlin, Germany
4Institute of Veterinary Biochemistry, Department of Veterinary Medicine, Freie Universität Berlin, Oertzenweg 19b, 14163 Berlin, Germany

Correspondence should be addressed to Ulrike Lodemann; ed.nilreb-uf@nnamedol.ekirlu

Received 15 July 2016; Accepted 14 March 2017; Published 21 May 2017

Academic Editor: Ulrich Eisel

Copyright © 2017 Martina Kern et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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