Consensus Statement Immunonutrition and Exercise

Exerc Immunol Rev. 2017;23:8-50.


In this consensus statement on immunonutrition and exercise, a panel of knowledgeable contributors from across the globe provides a consensus of updated science, including the background, the aspects for which a consensus actually exists, the controversies and, when possible, suggested directions for future research.

Keywords: Aging; Biomarkers; Exercise; Immune system; Inflammation; Nutrition; Obesity.

MeSH terms

  • Amino Acids / immunology
  • Biomarkers
  • Dietary Carbohydrates / immunology
  • Exercise*
  • Fatty Acids / immunology
  • Humans
  • Immune System / physiology*
  • Inflammation / immunology
  • Nutritional Requirements
  • Sports Nutritional Physiological Phenomena*


  • Amino Acids
  • Biomarkers
  • Dietary Carbohydrates
  • Fatty Acids