Does IFN-gamma play a role on the pathogenesis of non-atopic asthma in Latin America children?

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Figueiredo, Camila Alexandrina; Rodrigues, Laura Cunha; Alcantara-Neves, Neuza Maria; Cooper, Philip J; Amorim, Leila Denise; Silva, Nivea Bispo; Cruz, Alvaro A; Barreto, Mauricio Lima;
  • Publisher: BMC
  • Journal: Allergy, Asthma & Clinical Immunology, volume 8, issue 1, pages 18-18 (issn: 1710-1492, eissn: 1710-1492)
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  • Subject: Letter to the Editor | Monocytes | Non-atopic asthma | RC581-607 | qu_350 | IgE | Atopic-asthma | Atopy | Immunologic diseases. Allergy | qy_450 | qw_568 | Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine | ws_280 | Cytokines | Immunology and Allergy | IFN-g
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<p>Abstract</p> <p>In this work we explore differences in blood cells and cytokine profiles in children according to atopic status and asthma (atopic or non-atopic). The study involved measurement of Th1(IFN-γ) and Th2 (IL-5 and IL-13) cytokines in <it> Dermatophagoides... View more
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