International Journal of Immunology

Volume 12, Issue 1, March 2024

  • Review Article

    The Science of Human Milk Oligosaccharides (HMO) for Developing Immunity and Healthy Digestive System in Newborn Infants Throughout Life

    Ruma Parvin*, Nazmul Hamid, Khadija Rahman, Ashfaque Ahemmed Khan, Farhana Rahat, Shakibur Rahman, Belayet Hossain, Ismail Ibne Rashid

    Issue: Volume 12, Issue 1, March 2024
    Pages: 1-9
    Received: Jan. 19, 2024
    Accepted: Feb. 02, 2024
    Published: Feb. 21, 2024
    DOI: 10.11648/j.iji.20241201.11
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    Abstract: Human milk oligosaccharides (HMO) are the third most significant solid component in human milk, working in conjunction with other bioactive components. Numerous factors, including secretor status, race, geography, climate, season, maternal nutrition and weight, gestational age, and delivery method, significantly affect the individual HMO levels and... Show More
  • Review Article

    The Science Underlying the Probiotic Strain Bifidobacterium in Beneficial Effects on Immunological and Gastrointestinal Health

    Ayub Ali*, Nazrul Islam, Nazrul Islam Fakir, Ahsan Kabir, Mowmita Sharmin, Tazul Islam, Masudur Rahman, Fakrul Amin Badal, Abu Taher

    Issue: Volume 12, Issue 1, March 2024
    Pages: 10-18
    Received: Jan. 26, 2024
    Accepted: Feb. 04, 2024
    Published: Feb. 21, 2024
    DOI: 10.11648/j.iji.20241201.12
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    Abstract: Probiotics have demonstrated a lot of promise in improving gut health in humans. Despite the encouraging data, nothing is known about the therapeutic effectiveness of many of the probiotics on the market, and it's sometimes unclear how they work. Humans have long used Bifidobacterium, a well-known, multifunctional probiotic, to treat gastrointestin... Show More