Wasp venom immunotherapy changes IgG antibody specificity.

  title={Wasp venom immunotherapy changes IgG antibody specificity.},
  author={Alain Michils and Cl Ledent and Michel Mairesse and B Gossart and Jean Duchateau},
  journal={Clinical and experimental allergy : journal of the British Society for Allergy and Clinical Immunology},
  volume={27 9},
BACKGROUND The evolution of the IgG response during venom immunotherapy (VIT) has been previously investigated in terms of antibody titres and subclasses. OBJECTIVES The present work studied the evolution of IgG antibody fine specificity in wasp allergic patients treated with rush VIT. METHODS Antibody specificity was evaluated in 51 wasp allergic… CONTINUE READING