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Microbiota Medicine & Life Sciences
Lactobacillus plantarum Medicine & Life Sciences
Probiotics Medicine & Life Sciences
Bacteria Medicine & Life Sciences
Streptococcus suis Medicine & Life Sciences
Genome Medicine & Life Sciences
Lactococcus lactis Medicine & Life Sciences
Genes Medicine & Life Sciences

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Joyce Bisdom

Person: Technical

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Loes Bugter

Person: Other

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Raka Choudhury, MSc

Person: PhD-student


Research Output 2005 2019

0046 - Organoids as models to study probiotics

van der Hee, B., Loonen, L. M. P., Taverne, N., Taverne-Thiele, J. J., Smidt, H. & Wells, J. M., 19 Jun 2019, p. 57. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstractAcademic

Cell Line
Stem Cells
Host-Pathogen Interactions
6 Citations (Scopus)

Age-associated Impairment of the Mucus Barrier Function is Associated with Profound Changes in Microbiota and Immunity

Sovran, B., Hugenholtz, F., Elderman, M., Van Beek, A. A., Graversen, K., Huijskes, M., Boekschoten, M. V., Savelkoul, H. F. J., De Vos, P., Dekker, J. & Wells, J. M., 5 Feb 2019, In : Scientific Reports. 9, 1, 1437.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Paneth Cells
3 Citations (Scopus)

Akkermansia muciniphila ameliorates the age-related decline in colonic mucus thickness and attenuates immune activation in accelerated aging Ercc1 -/Δ7 mice

van der Lugt, B., van Beek, A. A., Aalvink, S., Meijer, B., Sovran, B., Vermeij, W. P., Brandt, R. M. C., de Vos, W. M., Savelkoul, H. F. J., Steegenga, W. T. & Belzer, C., 8 Mar 2019, In : Immunity and Ageing. 16, 1, 6.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
B-Lymphoid Precursor Cells
Anti-Inflammatory Agents

Projects 2007 2020


Genome assembly of E. coli KV7, a BLA-CTX-containing strain isolated from a pig

Bateman, M. D. (Creator), de Vries, S. P. W. (Creator), Gupta, S. (Creator), Guardabassi, L. (Creator), Cavaco, L. M. (Creator), Grant, A. J. (Creator), Holmes, M. A. (Creator), University of Cambridge, 10 Mar 2017


Aging-induced decline in mucus thickness in mice is associated with changes in microbiota composition and immunity and is sex dependent

Elderman, M. (Creator), Sovran, B. (Creator), Hugenholtz, F. (Creator), Graversen, K. (Creator), Huijskes, M. (Creator), Houtsma, E. (Creator), Belzer, C. (Creator), Boekschoten, M. (Creator), de Vos, P. (Creator), Dekker, J. (Creator), Wells, J. (Creator), Faas, M. M. (Creator), Wageningen University, 28 Aug 2017


Gender and strain dependent differences in intestinal immunology correlate with differences in microbiota composition (ileum)

Elderman, M. (Creator), Hugenholtz, F. (Creator), Belzer, C. (Creator), Boekschoten, M. (Creator), van Beek, A. A. (Creator), de Haan, B. J. (Creator), Savelkoul, H. (Creator), de Vos, P. (Creator), Faas, M. M. (Creator), Wageningen University, 27 Jun 2018


Activities 2012 2019

  • 3 Oral presentation
  • 2 Invited talk
  • 2 Public lecture/debate/seminar
  • 1 Hosting an academic visitor

0046 - Organoids as models to study probiotics

Bart van der Hee (Speaker), L.M.P. Loonen (Contributor), N. Taverne (Contributor), J.J. Taverne-Thiele (Contributor), H. Smidt (Contributor), J.M. Wells (Contributor)
19 Jun 2019

Activity: Talk or presentationInvited talk

Early-life feeding accelerates gut microbiota colonisation patterns in piglets

Raka Choudhury (Speaker), Anouschka Middelkoop (Contributor), Walter Gerrits (Contributor), B. Kemp (Contributor), Liesbeth Bolhuis (Contributor), Michiel Kleerebezem (Contributor)
18 Mar 2019

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

Development of equine intestinal organoid monolayers to study location-specific epithelial responses

Bart van der Hee (Speaker), David van Doorn (Contributor), L.M.P. Loonen (Contributor), Kitty van der Moolen (Contributor), H. Smidt (Contributor), J.M. Wells (Contributor)
16 Feb 2019

Activity: Talk or presentationInvited talk