J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 2021 Sep 13. Epub 2021 Sep 13.
Human Milk Bank, Ludwik Rydygier' Provincial Polyclinic Hospital in Torun, Torun, St. Jozef 53-59 St., 87-100 Torun, Poland; Department of Physiology and Toxicology, Faculty of Biological Sciences, Kazimierz Wielki University, Chodkiewicza 30 St., 85-064 Bydgoszcz, Poland; Department of Chemistry, Technology and Biotechnology of Food, Chemical Faculty, Gdansk University of Technology, Narutowicza 11/12 St. 80-233 Gdansk, Poland; Laboratory of Human Milk and Lactation Research at Regional Human Milk Bank in Holy Family Hospital; Medical University of Warsaw, The Faculty of Health Sciences, Department of Medical Biology, Litewska 16/16 St., 02-091 Warsaw, Poland; Department of Midwifery, Centre of Postgraduate Medical Education, St. Sophia's Hospital, 90 Zelazna St. 01-004 Warsaw, Poland.
Objective: Specifying the nutrient content and bioactive compounds in milk from long-term lactation for the purpose of finding additional sources of donors' milk for HMBs.
Method: Human milk samples were collected from 43 mothers of term infants (term infant human milk, TIHM) (3-6 weeks of lactation) and 50 mothers who have breastfed for over a year (long-nursing human milk, LNHM). The milk collection time was 24 hours. Read More