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Basophils

Known as: Basophil, Basophilic Leukocyte, Basophilic Granulocyte 
A type of immune cell that has granules (small particles) with enzymes that are released during allergic reactions and asthma. A basophil is a type… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Basophils are associated with T helper 2 (Th2) cell-polarized immune responses such as allergic disorders or helminth infections… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
The cellular basis of immunological memory remains a controversial issue. Here we show that basophils bound large amounts of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Using mice in which the eGfp gene replaced the first exon of the Il4 gene (G4 mice), we examined production of interleukin (IL)-4… Expand
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Review
2002
Review
2002
Mast cells and basophils are important effector cells in T helper 2 (TH2)-cell-dependent, immunoglobulin-E-associated allergic… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
IL-18 is a proinflammatory cytokine that plays an important role in natural killer cell activation and T helper 1 (Th1) cell… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
The cytokine interleukin-3 (IL-3), which can be derived from T cells and other sources, is a potentially important link between… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Treatment of allergic disease by decreasing circulating IgE with anti-IgE Abs is currently under clinical study. Based on… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
The present studies were performed to explore potentially selective mechanisms of leukocyte adhesion in an attempt to understand… Expand
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
On activation of human basophilic granulocytes with anti-IgE or with the chemotactic peptide, formyl-methionyl-leucyl… Expand
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
When human polymorphonuclear basophils, a type of white blood cell with antibodies of the immunoglobulin E (IgE) type on its… Expand
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