Helminths and microbiota — partners in arthritis prevention?

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Abstract

Changes in the gut microbiome are thought to be important environmental triggers for inflammatory forms of arthritis, including rheumatoid arthritis. Could interactions between gut parasites, such as helminths, and gut microbiota be the key to normalizing an unbalanced microbiome and preventing arthritis?

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)454-455
Number of pages2
JournalNature Reviews Rheumatology
Volume15
Issue number8
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Aug 2019

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