[Literature Library] A birth cohort study on HMOs and allergy risk

Background
[Literature Library] A birth cohort study on HMOs and allergy risk
Abstract

This observational birth cohort study investigated the association between human milk oligosaccharides (HMOs) and common allergic outcomes in a cohort of high-allergy risk babies up to 18 years of age. It was found that certain HMO profiles were indeed associated with varying risk level of allergic disease outcomes such as sensitization, wheeze, asthma and eczema.

1 min read
Reference

Lodge CJ et al. Human Milk Oligosaccharide profiles and allergic disease up to 18 years. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2020;doi:10.1016/j.jaci.2020.06.027.

Other articles that you might be interested in: 
Expert Interview with Dr. Marco Ho -  The forefront of allergy prevention in the Hong Kong paediatric population

WYE-EM-181-JUL-20

Hot topics