Immunotherapies for allergic disease [electronic resource]

  • Cox, Linda S.
  • Elsevier
  • 2020
Immunotherapies for allergic disease [electronic resource]
  • 자료유형
  • 서명/저자사항
    Immunotherapies for allergic disease[electronic resource] / [edited by] Linda S. Cox.
  • 발행사항
    Philadelphia, PA : Elsevier, 2020.
  • 개인저자
    Cox, Linda S.
  • 형태사항
    1 online resource.
  • 일반주제명
    Allergy -- Immunotherapy
  • ISBN
  • 언어


Get a quick, expert overview of the use of current and novel immunotherapies for use in the management and treatment of allergic reactions and diseases. This concise resource by Dr. Linda Cox covers the full range of allergic disease, including aeroallergens, asthma, food allergies, atopic dermatitis, and stinging insects. With essential coverage of allergen immunotherapies in addition to key topics on emerging allergen-associated immunomodulators, this succinct, comprehensive reference consolidates today’s available information on this timely topic into a single convenient resource.


1. Allergen immunotherapy: a historical progression
2. Definition of an allergen
3. Allergen standardization and manufacturing
4. Atopic dermatitis
5. Food allergy
6. Venom immunotherapy
7. Mechanisms of subcutaneous allergen immunotherapy against inhaled aeroallergens
8. Sublingual immunotherapy: aeroallergen and venom ∗
9. Food tolerance, allergy, and allergen unresponsiveness
10. Clinical markers to allergen immunotherapy response
11. Biologics in the management of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
12. Breakthroughs in subcutaneous allergy immunotherapy
13. Breakthroughs in sublingual immunotherapy
14. Food immunotherapy
15. Adherence and pharmacoeconomics
16. Unconventional but promising routes for allergen immunotherapy: an update on intralymphatic and epicutaneous immunotherapy
17. Modified allergens: peptides, fragments, and recombinant allergens
18. Effect of immunomodulators on allergen immunotherapy
19. Anti-IgE therapy