Research Paper no.7
Effect of Weissella cibaria on Fusobacterium nucleatum-induced Interleukin-6 and Interleukin-8 Production in KB Cells
Source : J Bacterol Virol. 2011;41(1):17–26. / KCI / in vitro
Authors : Mi-Sun Kang, Hoi-Soon Lim, Seon-Mi Kim, Hyun-Chul Lee and Jong-Suk Oh
The production of IL-6 and IL-8, both of which are proinflammatory cytokines produced by harmful bacteria, was significantly reduced when live W. cibaria(L-Wc) and killed W. cibaria(HK-Wc and FK-Wc) were incubated with F. nucleatum, the common oral bacteria which are harmful to the oral cavity.
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