• Sign In / Register
  • Help
  • Basket0
Nutrition and Immune Function - Frontiers in Nutritional Science (Hardback)
  • Nutrition and Immune Function - Frontiers in Nutritional Science (Hardback)
zoom

Nutrition and Immune Function - Frontiers in Nutritional Science (Hardback)

(editor), (editor), (editor)
£103.99
Hardback 448 Pages / Published: 11/10/2002
  • Not available

This product is currently unavailable.

  • This item has been added to your basket
This book provides a review of the roles of specific nutrients in maintaining the immune response and host protection against infection. It also considers the influence of various factors, such as exercise and ageing, on the interaction between nutrition and immune function. The main emphasis is on humans, but comparative mammalian data are also presented.The contents include methods for studying nutrient-immune function interactions, the impact of undernutrition on immune function and infection, the influences of fatty acids, amino acids, antioxidant vitamins, and various minerals on immunity, immunological effects of changes throughout the life cycle, and public health policy implications.

Publisher: CABI Publishing
ISBN: 9780851995830
Number of pages: 448
Weight: 1157 g
Dimensions: 244 x 172 x 29 mm


MEDIA REVIEWS
"It will be an essential resource for any scientist interested in knowing how what people eat affects their immune function and susceptibility to infection. I certainly enjoyed reading it and am better informed for having done so."--BJN
"This book should provide an easy way for graduate students, as well as the rest of us, to update ourselves on recent advances in nutritional immunology."--American Journal of Clinical Nutrition

You may also be interested in...

Dreaming: A Very Short Introduction
Added to basket
Wisdom of Whores
Added to basket
Radical Vegetarianism
Added to basket
Making Health Policy
Added to basket
£28.99
Paperback
Spillover
Added to basket
£12.99
Paperback
My Child Won't Eat
Added to basket
Oxford Handbook of Tropical Medicine
Added to basket
£32.99
Part-work (fascículo)
The Paleo Primer
Added to basket
£14.99
Paperback
Advanced Sports Nutrition
Added to basket
Oxford Handbook of Occupational Health
Added to basket
£34.99
Part-work (fascículo)
Overcoming Anxiety, 2nd Edition
Added to basket
Beat Candida Through Diet
Added to basket
The Food Medicine Bible
Added to basket
Pandemics
Added to basket
£10.99
Paperback

Reviews

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.