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Volume 4 Issue 1
Effect of Different Exercise Lactic Acid Levels on the Immune System Response
Moran Saghiv*, Chris Sherve, Michael Sagiv, David Ben-Sira
IHigh-intensity exercise may cause tissue damage, production of stress hormones, increased lactic acid levels and alterations in the function and quantity of various immune cells. To improve sprinter’s anaerobic performance, athletes devote large portions of their training program to speed and anaerobic work. Thus, increases in blood lactic acid concentration, are associated with increased maximum performance which in turn may alter lymphocyte subsets.