TITLE

Influences of microbiota on intestinal immune system development

AUTHOR(S)
Cebra, John J.
PUB. DATE
May 1999
SOURCE
American Journal of Clinical Nutrition;May99, Vol. 69 Issue 5, p1046S
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the effects of gut microbes on the development of the mucosal immune system. Efficacy of certain intestinal microbes using neonatal conventionally reared mice and germ-free, deliberately colonized adult mice; Ability of commensal gut bacteria and enteric viruses to stimulate the normal development of the humoral and cellular mucosal immune systems.
ACCESSION #
2148613

 

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