Nutritional Immunology

Nutritional Immunology or Immunonutrition is a newly recognized sub discipline of vast clinical and public health importance. This discipline interrelates seemingly desperate fields of Nutrition and Immunology. Despite of their apparent independence in the immune system cannot function optimally if malnutrition is present.

  1. Nutrient-gene interactions in the immune system
  2. Nutrition and immune cell signaling
  3. Nutrition, immunity and chronic age-related diseases
  4. White-brown adipocyte plasticity and inflammation
  5. Immune profiling in metabolic diseases
  6. Obesity, inflammation and immunity
  7. Nutrition-inflammation interactions
  8. Nutritional immunology old challenges & new approaches