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Materials modulate immunity and gut microbiome

In a murine model of acute colitis, hyaluronic acid–bilirubin-based nanomaterials have been shown to modulate immune response and the gut microbiome, as well as restore the epithelial barrier.

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Fig. 1: Nano-aggregated HABN restores gut homeostasis, microbiome and innate immune responses in IBD.

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Singh, A. Materials modulate immunity and gut microbiome. Nat. Mater. 19, 3–4 (2020). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41563-019-0557-3

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