Vascular Disease Clinical Trials

Effect of Probiotic Supplementation on Endothelial Function

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To determine whether daily supplementation with the probiotic Lactobacillus plantarum 299v improves the function of blood vessels in patients with coronary artery disease.

Primary Investigator: Michael Widlansky, MD, MPH

Status: Currently Enrolling
Sub Category: General Cardiology

Meet Our Team


Michael E. Widlansky, MD, MPH

Northwestern Mutual Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine and Pharmacology; Associate Director, Cardiovascular Center

Cardiovascular Clinical Trials

The Cardiovascular Research Service is currently conducting drug and/or device trials in the cardiac subspecialties listed. However, this does not limit what we may be working on tomorrow.

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