Discovery of a Novel Link between Food Intake and Mucosal Immune Response―Dietary Factors Are Necessary for Mucosal Immune Homeostasis―
September 18, 2019
National Center for Global Health and Medicine
A joint team from Keio University and the National Center for Global Health and Medicine (NCGM) has uncovered a novel link between nutritional signals and immune cell dynamics and functionality, according to research published in Cell. The discovery could help develop treatment courses that enhance vaccine efficacy via dietary intervention.