Year Published: 2020
Nat Rev Immunol
Harald Renz, Chrysanthi Skevaki
This review discussed the role that the gut microbiome plays in the development of food allergies.
Evidence suggests that the gut microbiome plays a key role in shaping early immune responses, and this can be affected by other factors such as obesity, antibiotics, and a westernized diet. Most of these factors impact the formation of gut bacteria that can either help to promote or prevent food allergies.