Agent for prevention or amelioration of obesity

Patent Number: 9387228

Patent Date: 2016-07-12

Patent type: utility

To provide a pharmaceutical product or food which has an excellent fat-accumulation-inhibiting activity and/or fat-metabolism-improving activity and which is effective for inhibition or improvement of obesity, fatty liver, etc. The present invention provides an agent for preventing or ameliorating obesity containing, as an active ingredient, cells of a lactic acid bacterium belonging to the genus Pediococcus, a cell culture thereof, or an extract of any of these.


First Name Last Name City State Country
Masanori Sugiyama - - -
Fumiko Higashikawa - - -
Masafumi Noda - - -


Section Class Sub Class Group Sub Group
C 12 N 1 00
A 61 K 35 74
A 23 L 1 30


Organization First Name Last Name City State Country
Hiroshima University - - - - -