University of Sydney

Sydney, Australia

Collaborator: Dr. Michael Dibley, University of Sydney

Health Categories: Immunity

Research Summary: Lactoferrin has is expected to play a major role in immune health, and especially in preventing neonatal injury and infection. This study is focused on evaluating the effects of bovine lactoferrin in reducing neonatal sepsis, and mortality rates, as well as and reducing anemia in women of reproductive age.

SF Summarization: This study is evaluating the effect of bovine lactoferrin (a glycoprotein found in breast milk) in reducing neonatal sepsis, mortality rates and anemia in women of reproductive age.

Current Status: Initiated

Stage: Clinical study