Endurance Exercise Diverts the Balance between Th17 Cells and Regulatory T Cells

@inproceedings{Perry2013EnduranceED,
  title={Endurance Exercise Diverts the Balance between Th17 Cells and Regulatory T Cells},
  author={Chava Perry and Marjorie Pick and Nir Bdolach and Inbal Hazan-Halevi and Sigi Kay and Idit Berr and Adi Reches and Yair Harishanu and Dan Grisaru},
  booktitle={PloS one},
  year={2013}
}
Endurance, marathon-type exertion is known to induce adverse changes in the immune system. Increased airway hyper-responsiveness and airway inflammation are well documented in endurance athletes and endurance exercise is considered a major risk factor for asthma in elite athletes. Yet, the mechanisms underlying this phenomenon are still to be deduced. We studied the effect of strenuous endurance exercise (marathon and half-ironman triathlon) on CD4+ lymphocyte sub-populations and on the balance… CONTINUE READING
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