Nutrition and Immunity

  • Maryam Mahmoudi
  • Nima Rezaei

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xviii
  2. Amene Saghazadeh, Maryam Mahmoudi, Nima Rezaei
    Pages 1-14
  3. Mir Hojjat Khorasanizadeh, Mahsa Eskian, Carlos A. Camargo Jr., Nima Rezaei
    Pages 15-51
  4. Suyasha Roy, Amit Awasthi
    Pages 53-73
  5. Nazli Namazi, Bagher Larijani, Leila Azadbakht
    Pages 75-79
  6. Davood Jafari, Abdolreza Esmaeilzadeh, Marziyeh Mohammadi-Kordkhayli, Nima Rezaei
    Pages 81-102
  7. Kathleen Mikkelsen, Vasso Apostolopoulos
    Pages 103-114
  8. Kathleen Mikkelsen, Vasso Apostolopoulos
    Pages 115-125
  9. Nour Zahi Gammoh, Lothar Rink
    Pages 127-158
  10. Germaine Nkengfack, Heike Englert, Mozhdeh Haddadi
    Pages 159-165
  11. Nila Ghanei, Amene Saghazadeh, Nima Rezaei
    Pages 167-181
  12. Fatima al-Zahraa Fouani, Maryam Mahmoudi
    Pages 183-208
  13. Ehsan Ghaedi, Nima Rezaei, Maryam Mahmoudi
    Pages 209-281
  14. Laleh Sharifi
    Pages 283-300
  15. Svetlana Di Benedetto, Ludmila Müller
    Pages 301-322
  16. Shahabeddin Rezaei, Zahra Aryan, Nima Rezaei, Maryam Mahmoudi
    Pages 323-345
  17. Iris Pelgrim, Huub F. J. Savelkoul
    Pages 359-378
  18. Hadis Sabour
    Pages 379-394
  19. Martin D. Rosenthal, Amir Y. Kamel, Michelle P. Brown, Angela C. Young, Jayshil J. Patel, Frederick A. Moore
    Pages 407-413
  20. Shaghayegh Arabi, Morteza Molazadeh, Nima Rezaei
    Pages 415-436
  21. Aysooda Hosseinzade, Omid Sadeghi, Akram Naghdipour Biregani, Sepideh Soukhtehzari, Gabriel S. Brandt, Ahmad Esmaillzadeh
    Pages 437-452
  22. Vaclav Vetvicka, Luca Vannucci
    Pages 453-460
  23. Amene Saghazadeh, Maryam Mahmoudi, Nima Rezaei
    Pages 461-482
  24. Amene Saghazadeh, Maryam Mahmoudi, Nima Rezaei
    Pages 483-501
  25. Back Matter
    Pages 503-515

About this book


This volume provides readers with a systematic assessment of current literature on the link between nutrition and immunity. Chapters cover immunonutrition topics such as child development, cancer, aging, allergic asthma, food intolerance, obesity, and chronic critical illness. It also presents a thorough review of microflora of the gut and the essential role it plays in regulating the balance between immune tolerance and inflammation. 

Written by experts in the field, Nutrition and Immunity helps readers to further understand the importance of healthy dietary patterns in relation to providing immunity against disorders and offering readily available immunonutritional programming in clinical care. It will be a valuable resource for dietitians, immunologists, endocrinologists and other healthcare professionals. 


Immunodeficiency Immunogenetics Malnutrition Micronutrient Nutrigenomics Allergies Autoimmune Diseases Neurological Diseases Mental Disorders

Editors and affiliations

  • Maryam Mahmoudi
    • 1
  • Nima Rezaei
    • 2
  1. 1.Department Cellular and Molecular NutritionTehran University of Medical Sciences and Dietitians and Nutrition Experts Team (DiNET), Universal Scientific Education and Research Network (USERN)TehranIran
  2. 2.Research Center for ImmunodeficienciesTehran University of Medical Sciences and Network of Immunity in Infection, Malignancy and Autoimmunity (NIIMA), Universal Scientific Education and Research Network (USERN)TehranIran

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2019
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-030-16072-2
  • Online ISBN 978-3-030-16073-9
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