Table 4

Total bifidobacterial numbers in the treated and control samples at week 4 and week 8

InfantCFU/g stoolPa
Wk 4Wk 8
Treated
    B1.49 × 1041.76 × 1070.0814
    F7.32 × 1061.10 × 1090.0809
    G2.51 × 1051.93 × 1050.2472
    H5.55 × 1074.57 × 1080.0304
    Average1.58 × 1073.94 × 108
Control
    K6.62 × 1075.98 × 1050.0809
    L7.95 × 1065.11 × 1040.0809
    M1.48 × 1062.39 × 1080.0809
    N4.75 × 1065.47 × 1060.7728
    O5.05 × 1071.14 × 1080.0369
    Average2.62 × 1077.18 × 107
  • a P values are based on Mann-Whitney analysis, with statistical significance being defined as a P value of <0.05.