Funding for this research was provided by:
National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (R15ES026795)
Received: 14 August 2020
Accepted: 17 December 2020
First Online: 8 January 2021
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: All procedures were approved by the University of North Texas Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC) and adhere to the Guide for the Care and Use of Laboratory Animals published by the US National Institutes of Health (NIH Publication No. 85–23, revised 1996).
: Not applicable.
: Probiotics were provided by Winclove Probiotics and funding from a grant received from the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences at National Institute of Health was used to conduct some of the studies described, herein; however, the authors declare no conflict of interest or financial gains to these entities associated with this publication.