This article needs more links to other articles to help integrate it into the encyclopedia. (October 2019) (Learn how and when to remove this template message)
Nutritional immunology is a branch of immunology that involves the study of contributions of nutrition to immune system, immune system protective functions and responses induced by meal, food allergies, malnutrition, overnutrition, nutritional and metabolic disorders including the determination of their immune products.
- Çehreli, Rüksan (April 2018). "Moleculer nutritional immunology and cancer". Journal of Oncological Sciences. 4 (1): 40–46. doi:10.1016/j.jons.2018.02.002.
Nutritional Immunology, as a discipline, aims to understand nutritional factors influencing on immune responses. [...] Nutritional immunology was identified for the first time in the early 19th century by the identification of an atrophy of the thymus in a malnourished patient.
- Janeway CA Jr, Travers P, Walport M, et al.(2001) Basic Immunobiology: immune system in health and disease New w York: Garland Science; .5th ed
- . Mathew Folaranmi OLANIYAN (2017) Fundamentals of Immunology: Immunology: Volume 1. First edition.I reateSpace e Independent Publishing Platform.ISBN 154882647 ISBN 978-1548826475
- Cunningham-Rundles S, McNeeley DF, Moon A. Mechanisms of nutrient modulation of the immune response. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2005;115:1119–1128. [PubMed] [Google Scholar]
- Schneiderr D. Physiological integration of innate immunity. In: Rolff J, Reynolds SE, editors. Insect infection and immunity.Oxford: Oxford University Press; 2009. pp. 106–116. [Google Scholar]
- Sheldon BC, Verhulst S. Ecological immunology: costly parasite defences and trade-offs in evolutionary ecology. Trends Ecol Evol. 1996;11:317–321. [PubMed] [Google Scholar]
- Rolfff J, Siva-Jothy MT. Invertebrate ecological immunology. Science. 2003;301:472–475. [PubMed] [Google Scholar]
- Hawleyy DM, Altizer SM. Disease ecology meets ecological immunology: understanding the links between organismal immunity and infection dynamics in natural populations. Func Ecol. 2011;25:48–60. [Google Scholar]
- Amarr S, Zhou Q, Shaik Dasthagirisaheb Y, Leeman S. Diet-induced obesity in mice causes changes in immune responses and bone loss manifested by bacterial challenge. Proc Natl Acad Sc U S A. 2007;104:20466–20471.[PMC free article] [PubMed] [Google Scholar]