Bifidobacterium Abundance in Early Infancy and Vaccine Response at 2 Years of Age

Pediatrics
February 2019, VOLUME 143 / ISSUE 2
http://pediatrics.aappublications.org/content/143/2?current-issue=y

Bifidobacterium Abundance in Early Infancy and Vaccine Response at 2 Years of Age

  1. Nazmul Huda, Shaikh M. Ahmad, M. Jahangir Alam, Afsana Khanam, Karen M. Kalanetra, Diana H. Taft, Rubhana Raqib, Mark A. Underwood, David A. Mills, Charles B. Stephensen

Pediatrics Feb 2019, 143 (2) e20181489; DOI: 10.1542/peds.2018-1489
By following a birth cohort through 2 years of age, Bifidobacterium abundance in early infancy was seen to predict better vaccine responses later in life.