Analysis of the mechanism for the development of allergic skin inflammation and the application for its treatment:keratinocytes in atopic dermatitis - their pathogenic involvement.

@article{Komine2009AnalysisOT,
  title={Analysis of the mechanism for the development of allergic skin inflammation and the application for its treatment:keratinocytes in atopic dermatitis - their pathogenic involvement.},
  author={Mayumi Komine},
  journal={Journal of pharmacological sciences},
  year={2009},
  volume={110 3},
  pages={260-4}
}
  • Mayumi Komine
  • Published 2009 in Journal of pharmacological sciences
Atopic dermatitis frequently accompanies bronchial asthma, allergic rhinitis, and allergic conjunctivitis, the pathogenesis of which has frequently focused on the immunological aspects; however, skin eruption in atopic dermatitis occurs mainly in the epidermis, whose barrier function and cytokine expression have been revealed to be abnormal. In addition, the epidermis contains Langerhans cells, antigen-presenting cells, which could be considered the sentinel of the immune system. Some atopic… CONTINUE READING

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