Food antigen causes TH2-dependent enteropathy followed by tissue repair in T-cell receptor transgenic mice.

BACKGROUND Clarification of the mechanisms underlying the development of food-sensitive intestinal inflammation will provide an important clue to combating food allergies. OBJECTIVE To establish a model of intestinal inflammation caused by oral administration of antigen without additional treatments, we focused on the ovalbumin (OVA) 23-3 T-cell receptor… (More)