Detection of anti-Chlamydia pneumoniae IgE in children with reactive airway disease.

@article{Emre1995DetectionOA,
  title={Detection of anti-Chlamydia pneumoniae IgE in children with reactive airway disease.},
  author={U Emre and Natalya V. Sokolovskaya and Patricia M. Roblin and Julius S Schachter and Margaret R. Hammerschlag},
  journal={The Journal of infectious diseases},
  year={1995},
  volume={172 1},
  pages={265-7}
}
An association of Chlamydia pneumoniae infection and reactive airway disease has been demonstrated in children. To determine if C. pneumoniae infection triggers production of C. pneumoniae-specific IgE, sera were examined from 45 children with and without C. pneumoniae infection. Anti-C. pneumoniae IgE was demonstrated by immunoblotting in 12 (85.7%) of 14… CONTINUE READING