Article thumbnail

Allergen-specific T cell quantity in blood is higher in allergic compared to nonallergic individuals

By Aito Ueno-Yamanouchi, Faisal M Khan, Bazir Serushago, Tom Bowen, Cathy Lu, Joanne Luider and Jan Storek
Topics: Research
Publisher: BioMed Central
OAI identifier:
Provided by: PubMed Central

To submit an update or takedown request for this paper, please submit an Update/Correction/Removal Request.

Suggested articles


  1. (2003). A: Airway inflammation and basement membrane tenascin in newly diagnosed atopic and nonatopic asthma. Respir Med
  2. (2003). A: Developmental immunology: clinical application to allergy-immunology. Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol
  3. (2006). al: Allergen-specific helper T cell response in patients with cow’s milk allergy: Simultaneous analysis of proliferation and cytokine production by carboxyfluorescein succinimidyl ester dilution assay. Clin Exp Allergy
  4. (2004). Ceuppens JL: Allergenspecific T cells from birch-pollen-allergic patients and healthy controls differ in T helper 2 cytokine and in interleukin-10 production. Clin Exp Allergy
  5. (1995). CH: Decreased frequency of interferon-gamma- and interleukin-2-producing cells in patients with atopic diseases measured at the single cell level.
  6. (2005). DC: Prevalences of positive skin test responses to 10 common allergens in the US population: results from the third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey. J Allergy Clin Immunol
  7. (2005). et al: Characterization of T-cell clones specific to ovomucoid from patients with egg-white allergy.
  8. (2003). Evaluation of CD4+ T cells proliferating to grass pollen in seasonal allergic subjects by flow cytometry. Clin Exp Immunol
  9. (1994). GA: Quantitative analysis of peripheral allergen-specific B lymphocytes in asthma. Allergy
  10. (2005). Geha RS: Jun N-terminal kinase is essential for CD40-mediated IgE class switching in B cells.
  11. (2006). Hemlin C: IgE-positive plasma cells are present in adenoids of atopic children. Acta Otolaryngol
  12. (1998). Hodgkin PD: Cell division number regulates IgG1 and IgE switching of B cells following stimulation by CD40 ligand and IL-4.
  13. (1994). Initial events and T cell activation in lymphokine-mediated allergic responses in patients with hen egg allergy. Ann Allergy
  14. (1995). JF: An increased frequency of IgEproducing B cell precursors contributes to the elevated levels of plasma IgE in atopic subjects. Clin Exp Allergy
  15. (2007). Karczewska K: Intracellular production of IL-2, IL-4, IFN-gamma, and TNF-alpha by peripheral blood CD3+ and CD4+ T cells in children with atopic dermatitis.
  16. (2007). PW: T cell proliferation and cytokine responses to ovalbumin and ovomucoid detected in children with and without egg allergy. Clin Exp Allergy
  17. (2004). Radbruch A: Immunoglobulin class switching: in vitro induction and analysis. Methods Mol Biol
  18. (1995). Radbruch A: Isolation and characterization of allergen-binding cells from normal and allergic donors. Immunotechnology
  19. (2002). Reiner SL: The lineage decisions of helper T cells. Nat Rev Immunol
  20. (2001). T cell epitopes of chicken ovomucoid (Gal d 1) induce T cell secretion of IL-6, IL-13, and IFNgamma. Clin Exp Allergy