The cellular orchestra in skin allergy; are differences to lung and nose relevant?

@article{Akdis2010TheCO,
  title={The cellular orchestra in skin allergy; are differences to lung and nose relevant?},
  author={M{\"u}beccel Akdis},
  journal={Current opinion in allergy and clinical immunology},
  year={2010},
  volume={10 5},
  pages={443-51}
}
PURPOSE OF REVIEW It has been a long lasting question that although a similar peripheral allergen-specific immune response has been observed, why some patients show only atopic dermatitis, rhinitis and asthma alone or their combinations. The answer resides in the propensity of resident tissue cells and local antigen-presenting cells and T cells for developing an allergic inflammatory immune response. Antigen-presenting cells introduce processed allergens to T helper lymphocytes, where a… CONTINUE READING

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