Table 1.

Total Bacteroidales CFU in fecal samples from 15 human subjects over 1 year

SubjectTotal no. of Bacteroidales CFU/g of fecal sample at:
0 mo1 mo3 mo6 mo8/9 mo12 moa
13 × 10101 × 10103 × 10101 × 10103 × 1010
27 × 1092 × 1096 × 1095 × 1082 × 109
33 × 10108 × 1091 × 10101 × 10102 × 109, 3 × 109
46 × 1081 × 1091 × 1092 × 1091 × 109
55 × 1097 × 1096 × 1088 × 1092 × 109, 4 × 109
61 × 1099 × 1091 × 1093 × 1093 × 109
72 × 1093 × 1091 × 1094 × 1092 × 1010
83 × 10101 × 10102 × 10102 × 10102 × 109, 6 × 109
91 × 1091 × 10103 × 1093 × 1091 × 109, 2 × 109
102 × 10102 × 10102 × 1093 × 1010, 8 × 1010
119 × 1096 × 1091 × 10107 × 1082 × 109, 8 × 109
122 × 10101 × 10102 × 10102 × 10102 × 1010, 2 × 1010
135 × 1092 × 1091 × 1095 × 1081 × 109, 4 × 109
142 × 10102 × 10102 × 10102 × 10102 × 1010, 2 × 1010
152 × 10103 × 10101 × 10102 × 10102 × 1010, 3 × 1010
  • a Two different regions of various 12-month fecal samples were analyzed.