3 questions to learn if your baby's gut is healthy.
A new study published in mSphere found that children with higher levels of the beneficial bacteria, Bifidobacterium, in their gut microbiome had reduced abundance and lower frequency
Evivo scientists have developed a prototype of the first and only point-of-care screening test designed to identify infants that do not have enough Bifidobacterium to create a stable infant gut microbiome.
Our gastrointestinal tract helps protect our bodies from harmful bacteria, and the protective barrier that lines the walls of the large intestine plays a lead role.
The mix of good and bad bacteria that live in our gut, and the amount of each, makes a big difference in our baby’s health.
Evolve BioSystems, Inc., the leading infant gut microbiome company, today announced that it has comp
Evivo is on a mission to help improve gut health for babies all over the world.
Evolve BioSystems today announced new research that connects elevated infant fecal pH levels to a profound change in the infant gut microbiome, including the disappearance of a beneficial bacterium that may be
Evolve BioSystems today announced positive results from their landmark clinical trial in support of Evivo, an activated form of the beneficial bact
Targeted probiotic supplementation in breastfed infants can significantly reduce the potential for antibiotic resistance, new research presented at the 51st ESPGHAN Annual Meeting.
DAVIS, Calif., Oct. 30, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Evolve BioSystems, Inc., a microbiome company developing novel solutions to resolve infant gut dysbiosis, is pleased to announce that Evivo™ (activated B. infantis EVC001, ActiBif®) has now been granted regulatory approval for sale in Canada.
U.S. Moms Know There's a Connection Between Breast Milk and the Infant Gut, But Most Don't Know Up To 15% of Breast Milk Nutrients Are Wasted Yet Critical During First Six Months.
Evolve BioSystems, Inc. announces the introduction of Evivo, the first and only probiotic clinically proven to restore a baby's gut microbiome to its original, natural state. Once daily Evivo helps develop a healthy immune system and metabolism to set up babies for healthier lives.
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Human Milk Oligosaccharides (HMOs) are special carbohydrates that are food for baby’s gut bacteria. One key beneficial bacteria, B. infantis, is unique and able to capture all these carbohydrates that might otherwise be wasted, consuming them fully allowing B. infantis to grow and protect baby’s gut, and convert them into essential nutrients that are critical for baby’s developing metabolism and immune system.
Probiotics are ‘good’ bacteria that help keep your gut microbiome healthy. Historically, probiotics have been taken with the hope to relieve symptoms such as gas, bloating, or other digestive issues. However, new research has found that gut health is connected to other conditions such as colic, eczema, allergies, diabetes, and obesity and may have a much larger impact on overall health, beyond only symptomatic relief.
Prebiotics are carbohydrates that cannot be digested by the human body. Instead, they are ‘food’ for the gut microbiome. For babies, the most important prebiotics are found in breast milk and are called Human Milk Oligosaccharides (HMOs). HMOs are the third most abundant nutrient in breast milk and are critical to ‘feed’ good bacteria in baby’s gut.
A gut microbiome is a collection of trillions of microorganisms, or bacteria, that live in our intestines, or gut.
By nature’s design, beneficial and protective bacteria are passed from mom to baby during the birthing process, creating baby’s unique gut microbiome. However, the unintended consequences of modern medical practices such as antibiotics, c-sections, and formula feeding have led to a decrease in this mom to baby transfer.
In collaboration with the University of California Medical Center, we completed a clinical trial in which breast fed babies were given Evivo once a day for a month and were compared to breast fed babies who didn’t receive any probiotic. After a month, Evivo babies had significantly higher levels of the key good bacteria, B. infantis, in their gut compared to babies who didn’t receive any Evivo. This good bacteria is critical for proper immune system and metabolic development during the first six months of life.