George Barton

Gregory Barton

Dept of Molecular & Cell Biology
Research Expertise and Interest
immunology, cell biology, infectious disease, innate immunity

In the News

May 5, 2016

Breastfeeding is good for yet another reason, researchers discover

A mother’s breast milk supports immune responses in her newborn that help the infant’s gut become a healthy home to a mix of bacterial species, thanks in part to newly identified antibodies from the mother, according to a study by UC Berkeley researchers.