Immunomodulation by commensal and probiotic bacteria.


Over the past decade there has been an increasing awareness of the role played by commensal bacteria in modulating mucosal immune responses and as a consequence there is now great interest in the therapeutic potential of probiotics and other bacteria based strategies for a range of immune disorders. Here we review current understanding of the mechanisms… (More)
DOI: 10.3109/08820131003667978


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@article{Forsythe2010ImmunomodulationBC, title={Immunomodulation by commensal and probiotic bacteria.}, author={Paul Forsythe and John Bienenstock}, journal={Immunological investigations}, year={2010}, volume={39 4-5}, pages={429-48} }