anaphylaxis

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hypersensitivity reaction to the ingestion or injection of a substance (a protein or drug) resulting from prior contact with a substance

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It has been established that anti-IgE antibody induces passive cutaneous anaphylaxis (PCA) as a typical in vivo model for immediate hypersensitivity in anaphylactic reactions.
Anti-allergic actions of rottlerin were evaluated in passive cutaneous anaphylaxis and passive systemic anaphylaxis mouse models, and in anaphylactic contraction of bronchial rings isolated from sensitized guinea pigs.
Key words: allergic potential, Brown Norway rats, challenge effects, egg-white proteins, food allergy, food proteins, IgE, milk proteins, oral sensitization, ovalbumin, passive cutaneous anaphylaxis. Environ Health Perspect 111:233-238 (2003).
When CAF and [gamma]-oryzanol were injected intradermally with anti-DNP IgE into the dorsal skin of rats, the passive cutaneous anaphylaxis reaction induced by DNP-HSA was attenuated.
Other experiments from our laboratory (14) have shown good concordance between the IgE ELISA assay and antigen-specific passive cutaneous anaphylaxis (PCA) tests.
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