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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Mehlich, Jana; Fischer, Jörg; Hilger, Christiane; Swiontek, Kyra; Morisset, Martine; Codreanu-Morel, Françoise; Schiener, Maximilian; Blank, Simon; Ollert, Markus; Darsow, Ulf; Biedermann, Tilo; Eberlein, Bernadette 
Title:
The basophil activation test differentiates between patients with alpha-gal syndrome and asymptomatic alpha-gal sensitization. 
Abstract:
Galactose-alpha-1,3-galactose (alpha-gal) syndrome is characterized by the presence of serum specific IgE antibodies to alpha-gal and delayed type I allergic reactions to the carbohydrate alpha-gal after consumption of mammalian (red) meat products and drugs of mammalian origin. Diagnostics currently rely on patient history, skin tests, determination of serum specific IgE antibodies, and oral food or drug challenges.We sought to assess the utility of different basophil parameters (basophil react...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
J Allergy Clin Immunol 
Year:
2019 
Journal volume:
143 
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
182-189 
Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
0091-6749 
TUM Institution:
Institut für Molekulare Allergologie