Corpus ID: 20937180

Breast milk immunoprotection and the common mucosal immune system: a review.

  title={Breast milk immunoprotection and the common mucosal immune system: a review.},
  author={K. K. Prameela and Ae Mohamed},
  journal={Malaysian journal of nutrition},
  volume={16 1},
  • K. K. Prameela, Ae Mohamed
  • Published 2010
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Malaysian journal of nutrition
  • It is universally known that breastfeeding provides a broad spectrum of nutritional and non-nutritional advantages to the developing infant. Nonnutritive protecting potentials of breast milk towards different infections and non-infectious diseases are still attracting the attention of researchers in different specialties. The neonate, who is suddenly exposed to a wide variety of organisms, is in dire need of protection, enhancement and education of his immature immune system to encounter these… CONTINUE READING
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