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*  Genetic Variants in CHIA and CHI3L1 Are Associated with the IgE Response to the Ascaris Resistance Marker ABA-1 and the Birch...
... they could be helpful for understanding helminth immunity and allergic responses. We also confirmed that TNFSF13B has an ... SNPs in the Tumor Necrosis Factor Superfamily Member 13b gene (TNFSF13B) encoding the cytokine B cell activating Factor were ... which supports potential evolutionary links between helminth immunity and allergic response.. Place, publisher, year, edition, ... Helminth infections and allergic diseases are associated with IgE hyperresponsiveness but the genetics of this phenotype remain ...
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... they could be helpful for understanding helminth immunity and allergic responses. We also confirmed that TNFSF13B has an ... which revealed enrichment of cell-cycle-related processes among differentially expressed genes in both cell lines, but the ... which supports potential evolutionary links between helminth immunity and allergic response. ... Investigating highly replicated asthma genes as candidate genes for allergic rhinitis2013In: BMC Medical Genetics, ISSN 1471- ...
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*  Reconstituting the depleted biome to prevent immune disorders | The Evolution and Medicine Review
Helminth infections and allergic diseases. Clinical Reviews in Allergy and Immunology 26:25-34. ... Immunity 29:835-838.. Devalapalli, A. P., A. Lesher, K. Shieh, J. S. Solow, M. L. Everett, A. S. Edala, P. Whitt, R. R. Long, N ... The immune response in autism: a new frontier for autism research. Journal of Leukocyte Biology 80:1-15. ... Parasites represent a major selective force for interleukin genes and shape the genetic predisposition to autoimmune conditions ...
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*  DiVA - Search result
... they could be helpful for understanding helminth immunity and allergic responses. We also confirmed that TNFSF13B has an ... SNPs in the Tumor Necrosis Factor Superfamily Member 13b gene (TNFSF13B) encoding the cytokine B cell activating Factor were ... which supports potential evolutionary links between helminth immunity and allergic response. ... and generalized stress response (not including induction of antioxidant genes). Within the interactome, many of these responses ...
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*  T-cell-intrinsic Tif1α/Trim24 regulates IL-1R expression on TH2 cells and TH2 cell-mediated airway allergy | PNAS
To identify how T-cell-intrinsic Trim24 regulated TH2 cell responses and TH2-mediated immunity, we purified activated WT or ... 2005) Suppression of allergic airway inflammation by helminth-induced regulatory T cells. J Exp Med 202(9):1199-1212. ... T cells, relative to naive T cells. (B) Venn diagram showing common and unique genes regulated in WT and Trim24−/− T cells. (C ... Dysregulated T-cell responses underpin the hyperinflammatory allergic reaction leading to asthma. Although many T-cell ...
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*  Immunotherapy - Wikipedia
CD4+ helper T cells, cytotoxic CD8+ T cells and B cells). This initiates a cytotoxic response against tumor cells expressing ... Co-evolution with helminths has shaped some of the genes associated with Interleukin expression and immunological disorders, ... "CD8+ T cell immunity against a tumor/self-antigen is augmented by CD4+ T helper cells and hindered by naturally occurring T ... The therapy is indicated for people who are extremely allergic or who cannot avoid specific allergens. Immunotherapy is ...
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*  Immune System Research | NIH: National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
... infected cells, and tumors while ignoring healthy tissues. ... The immune system is a network of cells, tissues, and organs ... Features of an Immune Response. An immune response is generally divided into innate and adaptive immunity. Innate immunity ... They also are involved in allergic reactions. Neutrophils, the most numerous innate immune cell, patrol for problems by ... Epstein-Barr Virus Protein Can "Switch On" Risk Genes for Autoimmune Diseases, April 16, 2018 ...
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*  Adaptive Immunity - Immune System - Merck Veterinary Manual
Learn about the veterinary topic of Adaptive Immunity. Find specific details on this topic and related topics from the Merck ... which promotes cell-mediated immunity, and Th2, which promotes B cell responses and antibody production. Th1 cells secrete a ... The receptors in dendritic cells that bind and present antigen fragments are specialized proteins encoded by genes clustered ... IgE is optimized to control invasion by parasites such as helminths or arthropods. However, it also mediates a rapid acute ...
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*  Therapeutic Helminth Infection of Macaques with Idiopathic Chronic Diarrhea Alters the Inflammatory Signature and Mucosal...
2011) Gene expression profiling and response signatures associated with differential responses to infliximab treatment in ... 2012) B cell-intrinsic MyD88 signaling prevents the lethal dissemination of commensal bacteria during colonic damage. Immunity ... 2010) Trichuris suis ova therapy for allergic rhinitis: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled clinical trial. J ... mulatta genes were converted to official gene symbols, along with a background list consisting of all genes used as input to ...
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*  Chitin, a key factor in immune regulation: lesson from infection with fungi and chitin bearing parasites : Acta Parasitologica
Helminths and dendritic cells: sensing and regulating via pattern recognition receptors, Th2 and Treg responses. European ... Recognition and blocking of innate immunity cells by Candida albicans chitin. Infection and Immunity, 79, 1961-1970. DOI: ... Increased allergic immune response to Sarcoptes scabiei anti- gens in crusted versus ordinary scabies. Clinical and Vaccine ... The chitin synthase genes chs-1 and chs-2 are essential for C. elegans development and responsible for chitin deposition in the ...
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*  ILC2 - Wikipedia
This response appears to be independent of T and B cells. Further, allergic responses that resemble asthma-like symptoms have ... These cells lack antigen specific B or T cell receptor because of the lack of recombination activating gene. ILC2s produce type ... or innate helper 2 cells. ILC2s play the crucial role of secreting type 2 cytokines in response to helminth infection. They ... Immunity. 40 (3): 425-435. doi:10.1016/j.immuni.2014.01.011. CS1 maint: Explicit use of et al. (link) Roediger, Ben; et al. ( ...
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*  Immunotherapy - Wikipedia
Th2 response and modulation of dendritic cell function. The helminths down regulate the pro-inflammatory Th1 cytokines, ... "CD8+ T cell immunity against a tumor/self-antigen is augmented by CD4+ T helper cells and hindered by naturally occurring T ... gene that is specialised to recognise tumour antigens. The virus integrates the receptor into the T cells' genome. The cells ... This therapy is particularly useful for people with allergic rhinitis or asthma. The first dose contain tiny amounts of the ...
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*  Immunoglobulin E - Wikipedia
Erb KJ (2007). "Helminths, allergic disorders and IgE-mediated immune responses: where do we stand?". Eur. J. Immunol. 37 (5): ... IgE primes the IgE-mediated allergic response by binding to Fc receptors found on the surface of mast cells and basophils. Fc ... IgE's main function is immunity to parasites such as helminths[2] like Schistosoma mansoni, Trichinella spiralis, and Fasciola ... doi:10.1038/sj.gene.6363848. PMID 12070780.. *^ Novak N, Kraft S, Bieber T (December 2001). "IgE receptors". Curr. Opin. ...
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*  Transcriptional profile and Epstein-Barr virus infection status of laser-cut immune infiltrates from the brain of patients with...
Genes related to T cell activation, cytotoxic cell-mediated (or type 1) immunity, B cell growth and differentiation, pathogen ... support to a model of MS pathogenesis that involves EBV as possible antigenic stimulus of the persistent immune response in the ... B cell differentiation, cell proliferation, lipid antigen presentation, and T cell and myeloid cell recruitment, as well as ... To test this hypothesis, we analyzed expression of viral and cellular genes in brain-infiltrating immune cells. Twenty-three ...
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*  Most recent papers with the keyword Alarmins | Read by QxMD
Type 2 cytokine responses: regulating immunity to helminth parasites and allergic inflammation. ... The development of SPEM represents a physiological response to damage that recruits reparative cells to sites of mucosal injury ... SUBJECTS/METHODS: The expression of genes involved in inflammation and ECM remodeling was evaluated in 10-week-old male double ... www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29399438/type-2-cytokine-responses-regulating-immunity-to-helminth-parasites-and-allergic-inflammation ...
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*  Probiotics and immunity: provisional role for personalized diets and disease prevention | SpringerLink
Dysregulated type 2 responses result in allergy or asthma. TH2 cells elaborate cytokines, such as IL-4, IL-5, IL-9, and IL-13, ... In the absence of B and T cells, IL-4-expressing eosinophils were recruited to tissues of mice infected with the helminth ... Effect of heat-inactivated kefir-isolated Lactobacillus kefiranofaciens M1 on preventing an allergic airway response in mice. J ... In ileum, IL-10, CXCL-1, and mucin 6 genes were upregulated; meanwhile, in colon, mucin 4 was induced whereas IFN-γ, GM-CSF, ...
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*  IL-10 Released by Concomitant TLR2 Stimulation Blocks the Induction of a Subset of Th1 Cytokines That Are Specifically Induced...
T cells. Th2 cells promote humoral responses that are more efficient against extracellular pathogens, such as helminths. T cell ... IRF3 mediates a TLR3/TLR4-specific antiviral gene program. Immunity 17:251. ... raising the possibility of the involvement of TLRs in allergic disorders (16). The ability of TLR2 and TLR4 to induce distinct ... Heterogeneity of TLR induced responses in dendritic cells: from innate to adaptive immunity. Immunobiology 209:191. ...
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*  Helminthic Therapy: An Emerging Intervention in the Era of Immune Dysregulation - Naturopathic Doctor News and Review
18] Croft AM, Bager P, Kumar S. Helminth therapy (worms) for allergic rhinitis. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2012;4:CD009238. ... aka regulatory T cell (or T-reg) response.7 ... 26] Croese J, Gaze ST, Loukas A. Changed gluten immunity in ... Geographical areas with higher concentrations of helminthic infection tend to have human populations with more genes associated ... Prerequisites for the pharmaceutical industry to develop and commercialise helminths and helminth-derived product therapy. Int ...
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*  List of all Brief Reviews Articles | The Journal of Immunology
Donor Unrestricted T Cells: A Shared Human T Cell Response. Ildiko Van Rhijn and D. Branch Moody. J Immunol 2015 195: 1927-1932 ... Cohabitation in the Intestine: Interactions among Helminth Parasites, Bacterial Microbiota, and Host Immunity. Lisa A. Reynolds ... Posttranscriptional and Translational Control of Gene Regulation in CD4+ T Cell Subsets. Roman Istomine, Nils Pavey, and ... The Influence of the Microbiome on Allergic Sensitization to Food. Catherine H. Plunkett and Cathryn R. Nagler. J Immunol 2017 ...
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*  Helicobacter pylori Promotes the Production of Thymic Stromal Lymphopoietin by Gastric Epithelial Cells and Induces Dendritic...
TSLP regulates intestinal immunity and inflammation in mouse models of helminth infection and colitis. J. Exp. Med. 206:655-667 ... pylori colonization on gastric epithelial cells can upregulate BAFF gene expression in gastric epithelial cells. Such cells ... Human thymic stromal lymphopoietin triggers dendritic cell-mediated allergic inflammation and CD4+ T cell homeostatic expansion ... mediated inflammatory Th2 response, is involved in Th2 responses triggering B-cell activation in H. pylori-induced gastritis. ...
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*  Most recent papers with the keyword Immunopathology | Read by QxMD
The immune response produced by T cells is cellular immunity, which plays an important role in the anti-infection process of ... Eosinophils are effectors in immunity to tissue helminths but also induce allergic immunopathology. Mechanisms of eosinophilia ... Immune-Responsive Gene 1 (Irg1) is a mitochondrial enzyme that produces itaconate under inflammatory conditions, principally in ... We used the LCMV clone 13 infection model to address whether NK cells regulate T cell responses in adenovirus vector vaccinated ...
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*  Helminth Infections Decrease Host Susceptibility to Immune-Mediated Diseases | The Journal of Immunology
The multifaceted influence of the mucosal microflora on mucosal dendritic cell responses. Immunity 31: 377-388. ... Helminth-induced CD19+CD23hi B cells modulate experimental allergic and autoimmune inflammation. Eur. J. Immunol. 40: 1682-1696 ... The landscape of human genes involved in the immune response to parasitic worms. BMC Evol. Biol. 10: 264. ... T-cell-derived, but not B-cell-derived, IL-10 suppresses antigen-specific T-cell responses in Litomosoides sigmodontis-infected ...
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*  Hygiene hypothesis - Wikipedia
Recent comparative genomic studies have shown that immune response genes (protein coding and non-coding regulatory genes) have ... This indicates that helminths act as adjuvants for regulatory T cells. This observation led to clinical trials. The hygiene ... stimulating the antibody-mediated immunity of the immune systems, which in turn led to allergic disease. This explanation ... 2004 showed that when short lived T cells were replaced during a state of too few long lived T-cells (memory T cell), because ...
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*  Frontiers | Parasitic Nematodes Exert Antimicrobial Activity and Benefit From Microbiota-Driven Support for Host Immune...
Infected germ-free mice developed increased small intestinal Th2 responses coinciding with a reduction in local Foxp3+RORt+ ... Parasites from germ-free mice displayed alterations in gene expression, comprising factors with putative antimicrobial ... t+ regulatory T cells and decreased parasite fecundity. Our data suggest that nematodes sense their microbial surrounding and ... Infected germ-free mice developed increased small intestinal Th2 responses coinciding with a reduction in local Foxp3+ROR ...
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*  Total and functional parasite specific IgE responses in Plasmodium falciparum-infected patients exhibiting different clinical...
Total IgE levels were determined by ELISA and functional P. falciparum-specific IgE were estimated using a mast cell line RBL- ... All studied groups exhibited functional parasite-specific IgEs able to induce mast cell degranulation in vitro in the presence ... On the contrary, the P. falciparum-specific IgE response seems to contribute to the control of parasites, since functional ... total IgE levels and functional anti-parasite IgE response were studied in children and adults, from two different endemic ...
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