Microbiota Modulation of the Gut-Lung Axis in COVID-19

de Oliveira GLV, Oliveira CNS, Pinzan CF, de Salis LVV, Cardoso CRB.
Front Immunol. 2021 Feb 24;12:635471. doi: 10.3389/fimmu.2021.635471. eCollection 2021. PMID: 33717181 Free PMC article. Review.
Prolonged GIT manifestations in COVID-19, mainly the diarrhea, were correlated with decreased richness and diversity of the gut microbiota, immune deregulation and delayed SARS-CoV-2 clearance. So, the bidirectional interactions between the respiratory mucosa and th …