Featured Posts

Cause of Allergic Asthma: Antibodies Are Suctioned Off

24-Jul-2017

Allergies are the major cause of asthma. As a result, the immune system mounts a response to harmless substances such as grass pollen.

 

Key takeaways:

– The formation of immunoglobulin E (IgE) antibodies alongside inflammatory cells in the skin and mucous membranes is the cause of asthma.

– A new technique making use of IgEnio column suctions the IgE antibodies out of blood could help people with severe allergic asthma.

– Patients reported improve quality of life since they could breathe easily and had improved ling function.

Perhaps much more, because it has since been found that a combination of IgE absorption and control of asthma symptoms with the standard drug omalizumab (trade name: Xolair) can bring about a further improvement.

 

Read the full story here >>>>

 

 

 

Tags:

Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Please reload

COVID-19: antibody tests now available

May 7, 2020

1/10
Please reload

Get in touch 

Need expert help with an ear, nose or throat issue? Want to book a consultation?

 

Get in touch and we'll get back to you.

Recent Posts
Please reload

Archive