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Series: Chemical Immunology and Allergy
Volume: 101
Published: 21 May 2015
10.1159/000371647
EISBN: 978-3-318-02341-1
... Abstract The currently known food allergens are assigned to a relatively small number of protein families. Food allergens grouped into protein families share common functional and structural features that can be attributed to the allergenic potency and potential cross-reactivity of certain...
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Series: Chemical Immunology and Allergy
Volume: 101
Published: 21 May 2015
10.1159/000371675
EISBN: 978-3-318-02341-1
... Abstract Molecular allergology is a breakthrough science that enables the quantification of IgE antibodies against individual allergen protein components at the molecular level. The diagnosis of IgE-mediated allergic disorders is based on the clinical history and on sensitization demonstrated...
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Series: Chemical Immunology and Allergy
Volume: 100
Published: 27 May 2014
10.1159/000359989
EISBN: 978-3-318-02195-0
... Abstract This paper summarizes the development of the extraction and characterization of allergens responsible for the induction of immunoglobulin (lg) E-induced allergies from the beginning of the 20th century, including the nomenclature of allergens. The majority of papers characterizing...
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Series: Chemical Immunology and Allergy
Volume: 100
Published: 27 May 2014
10.1159/000360047
EISBN: 978-3-318-02195-0
... Abstract Specific immunotherapy was introduced for the treatment of grass pollen-induced hay fever in 1911. The treatment was soon extended to other pollens as well as perennial allergens, and to the treatment of bronchial asthma. Definitive studies of its efficacy for both rhinitis and asthma...
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Series: Nestlé Nutrition Institute Workshop Series
Volume: 64
Published: 25 August 2009
10.1159/000235790
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9168-3
... a detailed history, allergen elimination, and re-challenge with suspected foods. Complete elimination of causative food components depends on professional counseling and training of the patient and family, and transparent labeling of food products. Elimination diets carry the risk of inducing insufficient...
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Series: Contributions to Microbiology
Volume: 14
Published: 23 August 2007
10.1159/000107052
EISBN: 978-3-8055-8173-8
... Abstract Allergen challenge by inhalation is a very useful clinical and research tool for evaluatingallergic airway disease. Inhalation of allergen leads to cross-linking of allergen-specificIgE bound to IgE receptors on mast cells and basophils. This is followed by activation ofsecretory...
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Series: Chemical Immunology and Allergy
Volume: 91
Published: 20 January 2006
10.1159/000090282
EISBN: 978-3-318-01266-8
... Abstract Allergen-specific immunotherapy (SIT) is the only treatment, which leads to a life-longtolerance against allergens due to restoration of normal immunity. The induction of a tolerantstate in peripheral T cells represents an essential step in allergen-SIT. Peripheral T-cell toleranceis...
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Series: Chemical Immunology and Allergy
Volume: 90
Published: 02 January 2006
10.1159/000088880
EISBN: 978-3-318-01251-4
... Abstract Proteolytic activity is a central biochemical property that endows molecules withintrinsic allergenicity. Thus, the cysteine protease of dust mite, Der p1, the aspartic proteaseof cockroach, Bla g 2, the serine protease of Aspergillus fumigatus and the bacterial subtilisinsare all...
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Series: Current Problems in Dermatology
Volume: 31
Published: 26 June 2003
10.1159/000072245
EISBN: 978-3-318-00863-0
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Series: Chemical Immunology and Allergy
Volume: 82
Published: 21 May 2003
10.1159/000071538
EISBN: 978-3-318-00935-4
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Series: Progress in Respiratory Research
Volume: 31
Published: 08 March 2001
10.1159/000062191
EISBN: 978-3-318-00424-3
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Series: Current Problems in Dermatology
Volume: 25
Published: 05 August 1996
10.1159/000425524
EISBN: 978-3-318-03462-2
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