Focus on Inflammatory Disease

A gut feeling about immunity

Journal name:
Nature Medicine
Volume:
21,
Pages:
674–676
Year published:
DOI:
doi:10.1038/nm.3906
Published online

As it becomes evident that the microbiome exerts an influence on the human immune system, scientists have begun to ponder therapies that might act on intestinal microbes to reduce harmful inflammation. Roxanne Khamsi reports.

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