Effect of moderate exercise under hypoxia on Th1/Th2 cytokine balance.

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Summary of "Effect of moderate exercise under hypoxia on Th1/Th2 cytokine balance."

Moderate exercise performed in normoxia can be immunostimulatory while strenuous exercise can be immunosuppressive. However less is known about the effects of exercise under hypoxia on cytokines. The aim of this study was to evaluate the effects of an acute exercise session performed under hypoxia similar to an altitude of 4,200 m on cytokine balance. Our hypothesis was that exercise even of moderate intensity associated with hypoxia may induce different changes in relation to the normoxic condition.


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Name: The clinical respiratory journal
ISSN: 1752-699X


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