Contact hypersensitivity: the mechanism of immune responses and T cell balance.

Abstract

The skin is the largest organ in the human body. It acts not only as an important structural barrier against injury but also as a peripheral arm of the immune system. Elucidating the characteristics of this latter function has taken on renewed importance in recent years. Exposure to chemicals in everyday life has increased exponentially over the past… (More)

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@article{Watanabe2002ContactHT, title={Contact hypersensitivity: the mechanism of immune responses and T cell balance.}, author={Hideaki Watanabe and Mark Unger and Brandon Tuvel and Binghe Wang and Daniel Nathan Sauder}, journal={Journal of interferon & cytokine research : the official journal of the International Society for Interferon and Cytokine Research}, year={2002}, volume={22 4}, pages={407-12} }