Modified Allergen Immunotherapy: Effect on Immunoglobulin E Production
Abstract:New forms of allergen immunotherapy are proposed employing modified allergens that induce T-cell responses without associated increased IgE-related responses. Synthetic polyelectrolytes attached to an analyte may modulate T- and B-cell function, producing effective desensitization and altering immunoglobulin production dependent on the physico-chemical nature of the carrier molecule.
Document Type: Research Article
Publication date: 1995-07-01
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