Cytokine profiles in 1-yr-old very low-birth-weight infants after enteral glutamine supplementation in the neonatal period

A. van Zwol, A. van den Berg, E.E.S. Nieuwenhuis, J.W.R. Twisk, W.P.F. Fetter, R.M. van Elburg

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

7 Citations (Scopus)


In a previous study, we found that glutamine-enriched enteral nutrition in 102 very low-birth-weight (VLBW) infants decreased both the incidence of serious neonatal infections and atopic dermatitis during the first year of life. The aims of this follow-up study were to determine whether these beneficial effects are attended by changes in Th
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)467-470
JournalPediatric allergy and immunology
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - 2009

Cite this