E Knop et al.
Investigative ophthalmology & visual science, 42(3), 566-574 (2001-02-27)
Mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue (MALT) specifically protects mucosal surfaces. In a previous study of the human conjunctiva, evidence was also found for the presence of MALT in the lacrimal sac. The present study, therefore, aims to investigate its morphology and topographical...
P Kosuwon et al.
Beneficial microbes, 9(4), 541-552 (2018-04-11)
Little is known about the impact of nutrition on toddler gut microbiota. The plasticity of the toddler gut microbiota indicates that nutritional modulation beyond infancy could potentially impact its maturation. The objective of this study was to determine the effect...
Plasma IgA antibody levels to malondialdehyde acetaldehyde-adducts are associated with inflammatory mediators, obesity and type 2 diabetes.
Vehkala, et al.
Annals of Medicine, 45, 501-510 (2017)
A M Bakker-Zierikzee et al.
Pediatric allergy and immunology : official publication of the European Society of Pediatric Allergy and Immunology, 17(2), 134-140 (2006-04-19)
Secretory immunoglobulin A (SIgA) plays an important role in the defence of the gastrointestinal tract. The level of faecal SIgA antibody is associated with increased neutralization and clearance of viruses. Formula-fed infants who lack the transfer of protective maternal SIgA...