Allergens and allergen immunotherapy by Richard F. Lockey, Dennis K. Ledford

By Richard F. Lockey, Dennis K. Ledford

This paintings offers present details on allergens and the best tools and reason for immunotherapy remedy. It covers sufferer choice standards, allergen vaccine management, and financial concerns. This version is revised and improved, containing 20 new chapters on components together with immunobiology, tree pollens, mite allergens, blending allergen vaccines, arguable immunotherapy, aeobiology, allergen nomenclature, grass pollens, weed pollens, and cockroach allergens.

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Professor of Medicine, Pediatrics, and Public Health, Director, Division of Allergy and Immunology, and Joy McCann Culverhouse Professor in Allergy and Immunology, University of South Florida College of Medicine and James A. Sc. Executive Vice President, Research Department, Alk-Abellò, Hørsholm, Denmark Shyam S. D. Associate Professor of Medicine, Microbiology, and Immunology, Division of Allergy and Immunology, University of South Florida College of Medicine and James A. Haley Veterans Hospital, Tampa, Florida Harold S.

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Professor, Asthma and Allergic Diseases Center, Department of Medicine, University of Virginia, Health Sciences Center, Charlottesville, Virginia Badrul A. D. Division of Allergy and Immunology, Department of Medicine, University of Tennessee College of Medicine, Memphis, Tennessee Sheldon G. D. Scientific Advisor, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, and Scholar, National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland Page xvi Peter S. D. Clinical Director, Division of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland Richard D.

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