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Contact hypersensitivity

Known as: Contact Hypersensitivities, Hypersensitivities, Contact, Hypersensitivity, Contact 
Contact hypersensitivity is an inflammatory response induced by antigen-reactive T cells that are exposed to antigen on the skin surface (epidermis… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
The inflammasome is a cytosolic protein complex regulating the activation of caspase-1, which cleaves the pro-inflammatory… Expand
Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
It is commonly believed that only T lymphocytes and B lymphocytes expressing recombination-dependent antigen-specific receptors… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Epidermal Langerhans cells (LCs), a distinct skin-resident dendritic cell population, acquire antigen in the skin and migrate to… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Langerhans cells (LC) form a unique subset of dendritic cells (DC) in the epidermis but so far their in vivo functions in skin… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
CCR6 expression in dendritic, T, and B cells suggests that this beta-chemokine receptor may regulate the migration and… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
To investigate the role of TNF alpha in the development of in vivo immune response we have generated TNF alpha-deficient mice by… Expand
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Normal, healthy human volunteers and patients with proved history of non-melanoma skin cancer have been tested for their capacity… Expand
Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
These studies address the hypothesis that Ag-bearing epidermal Langerhans cells migrate to the regional lymph node during contact… Expand
Highly Cited
1965
Highly Cited
1965
  • E. Buehler
  • Archives of dermatology
  • 1965
  • Corpus ID: 41097869
Detection of delayed contact sensitizers has been dependent upon the use of a repeated insult patch test on human subjects, since… Expand