Acta Scientific Medical Sciences (ISSN: 2582-0931)

Mini Review Volume 4 Issue 5

Remarks about Immunosenescence

Zamir Calamita*

Doctor and Specialist in Allergies and Immunology, Head of the Discipline of Allergies and Immunopathology, Marília Medical School (FAMEMA) and Tenured Professor of the Postgraduate Group on Health and Aging, FAMEMA, São Paulo, Brazil

*Corresponding Author: Zamir Calamita, Doctor and Specialist in Allergies and Immunology, Head of the Discipline of Allergies and Immunopathology, Marília Medical School (FAMEMA) and Tenured Professor of the Postgraduate Group on Health and Aging, FAMEMA, São Paulo, Brazil.

Received: March 16, 2020; Published: April 24, 2020

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Abstract

  This is a mini-review addressing the main aspects of immunosenescence, including: predisposition towards infections, inflammation, autoimmunity, cancer, response to vaccines, allergy, stress, nutrition and physical activity. Remarks are made about this complex network of possible alterations relating to aging.

Keywords:Allergy, Autoimmunity; Aging; Immunosenescence; Infection; Neoplasia; Vaccine

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Citation

Citation: Zamir Calamita. “Remarks about Immunosenescence". Acta Scientific Medical Sciences 4.5 (2020): 75-78.



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