´╗┐Sunday, 23 September 2018

Warning: getimagesize(news-images/20180916/1537119345-12.jpg): failed to open stream: No such file or directory in /home/usweekly/public_html/scripts/newsy.php on line 0
A high-fiber diet protects mice against the flu virus

Added: 16.09.2018 18:34 | 3 views | 0 comments

Source: slideplayer.com
Source: slideplayer.com

Dietary fiber increases survival in influenza-infected mice by setting the immune system at a healthy level of responsiveness, according to a preclinical study published May 15 in the journal Immunity. A high-fiber diet blunts harmful, excessive immune responses in the lungs while boosting antiviral immunity by activating T cells. These dual benefits were mediated by changes in the composition of gut bacteria.

More in www.sciencedaily.com »

Tags: NFL, Bacteria



Image with code
CommentsComments:
advertising

Copyright © 2008 - 2018 USweekly  - all rights reserved