• immune
  • An allergen is a type of antigen that produces an abnormally vigorous immune response in which the immune system fights off a perceived threat that would otherwise be harmless to the body. (wikipedia.org)
  • Another allergen is urushiol, a resin produced by poison ivy and poison oak, which causes the skin rash condition known as urushiol-induced contact dermatitis by changing a skin cell's configuration so that it is no longer recognized by the immune system as part of the body. (wikipedia.org)
  • APCs then "present" pieces of the allergen to other immune system cells. (wikipedia.org)
  • In most people, these other immune cells (TH0 cells) "check" and usually ignore the allergen molecules. (wikipedia.org)
  • asthma
  • She receives NIEHS funding for her work on indoor allergens and asthma. (nih.gov)
  • In both people with asthma and people who are free of the disease, inhaled allergens that find their way to the inner airways are ingested by a type of cell known as antigen-presenting cells, or APCs. (wikipedia.org)
  • recalls
  • Mislabeled allergens threaten the public's health and cause expensive recalls deeply damaging to brand reputation and customer loyalty. (cognex.com)
  • Verify
  • Machine vision systems inspect food and beverage products to verify that allergens are correctly labeled. (cognex.com)
  • In-Sight vision systems inspect for the presence or absence of allergen labels, verify they are correct, and ensure they are clearly printed. (cognex.com)
  • dust
  • We'll remove a broad spectrum of allergens and triggers , things that are encapsulated in dust," Matthews says. (sc.edu)
  • wheat
  • Many supplements contain both maltodextrin (which is often wheat based) and soy lecithin (which contains soy allergens). (9news.com)
  • list
  • Place the word 'Contains' followed by the name of the food source from which the major food allergen is derived, immediately after or adjacent to the list of ingredients. (9news.com)
  • They may either state the food source name of a major food allergen in the list of ingredients, most often contained within parenthesis. (wikipedia.org)
  • serum
  • Objective: To characterize marijuana allergens in different components of the C sativa plant using serum IgE from marijuana sensitized patients. (cdc.gov)
  • Content
  • http://www.the-dermatologist.com/content/review-acds'-allergen-od-year-2000-2015 http://www.the-dermatologist.com/content/what-2017-allergen-year American Contact Dermatitis Society. (wikipedia.org)
  • System
  • They were recently issued two patents for their allergen removal system and a Small Business Innovative Research grant of almost a million dollars. (sc.edu)
  • labels
  • The In-Sight 7000 with pattern-matching technology locates allergen labels on packages, bottles, and other items and verifies that they are correct. (cognex.com)
  • Another
  • Another possibility would be to encode the Unicode characters for the allergens contained in the food within a QR code (Quick Response Code) on the package. (unicode.org)