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On the Role of Breastfeeding in Health Promotion and the Prevention of Allergic Diseases

  • L. Rosetta
  • A. Baldi
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 606)

Abstract

Based on animal models, we specify the major role of different bioactive milk components known to participate significantly in neonatal health promotion and in protection against a large number of infectious diseases and the development of allergies and asthma.

Keywords

Breast Milk Allergic Rhinitis Allergic Disease Human Milk Milk Protein 
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  • L. Rosetta
    • 1
  • A. Baldi
  1. 1.CNRS UPR 2147Amidal MouchezFrance

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