The Immunomodulatory Properties of Helicobacter pylori Confer Protection Against Allergic and Chronic Inflammatory Disorders

@inproceedings{Arnold2012TheIP,
  title={The Immunomodulatory Properties of Helicobacter pylori Confer Protection Against Allergic and Chronic Inflammatory Disorders},
  author={Isabelle C Arnold and Iris Hitzler and Anne Dorothee M{\"u}ller},
  booktitle={Front. Cell. Inf. Microbio.},
  year={2012}
}
Chronic infection with the gastric bacterial pathogen Helicobacter pylori causes gastritis and predisposes carriers to a high risk of developing gastric and duodenal ulcers, gastric cancer, and gastric lymphoma, but has also recently been shown to protect against certain allergic and chronic inflammatory disorders. The immunomodulatory properties that allow the bacteria to persist for decades in infected individuals in the face of a vigorous, yet ultimately non-protective, innate, and adaptive… CONTINUE READING
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