Regulation of intestinal homeostasis by innate and adaptive immunity.

Abstract

The intestine is a unique tissue where an elaborate balance is maintained between tolerance and immune responses against a variety of environmental factors such as food and the microflora. In a healthy individual, the microflora stimulates innate and adaptive immune systems to maintain gut homeostasis. However, the interaction of environmental factors with… (More)
DOI: 10.1093/intimm/dxs094

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