House dust mite allergen characterisation: implications for T-cell responses and immunotherapy.

@article{Thomas1998HouseDM,
  title={House dust mite allergen characterisation: implications for T-cell responses and immunotherapy.},
  author={Wayne Robert Thomas and W C Smith and Belinda J Hales},
  journal={International archives of allergy and immunology},
  year={1998},
  volume={115 1},
  pages={9-14}
}
T cells are central regulators and mediators of allergic sensitisation and disease. The house dust mite allergens are a biochemically diverse group of proteins which are present in extracts and the environment in a wide range of concentrations. Here the importance of ascertaining the contribution of the different allergens to Th2 lymphokine production and… CONTINUE READING