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|Title: ||Western lifestyle and immunopathology of multiple sclerosis|
|Authors: ||Matveeva, Olga|
Bogie, Jeroen F. J.
Hendriks, Jerome J. A.
|Issue Date: ||2018|
|Citation: ||INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF MOLECULAR SCIENCES, 1417(1), p. 71-86|
|Abstract: ||There is increasing evidence for a sudden and unprecedented rise in the incidence of multiple sclerosis (MS) in
Westernized countries over the past decades, emphasizing the role of environmental factors. Among many candidates,
rapid changes in dietary habits seem to play a role in the pathogenesis of MS. Here, we summarize and discuss the
available evidence for the role of dietary nutrients, such as table salt, fatty acids, and flavonoids, in the development
and pathogenesis of MS. We also discuss new and emerging risk factors accompanying Western lifestyle, such as shift
work, sleep, and circadian disruption.|
|Notes: ||Kleinewietfeld, M (reprint author), Hasselt Univ, Biomed Res Inst, Ctr Inflammat Res, VIB Lab Translat Immunomodulat, Agoralaan Bldg C, B-3590 Diepenbeek, Belgium.
|ISI #: ||000431488700005|
|Type: ||Journal Contribution|
|Appears in Collections: ||Research publications|
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