Kirsten Beyer

Summary

Affiliation: Humboldt University
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Oral immunotherapy for food allergy in children
    Kirsten Beyer
    Children s Hospital Charité, Humboldt University, Berlin, Germany
    Curr Opin Allergy Clin Immunol 8:553-6. 2008
  2. doi request reprint A European perspective on immunotherapy for food allergies
    Kirsten Beyer
    Department of Pediatric Pneumology and Immunology, University Hospital Charite, Berlin, Germany
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 129:1179-84. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Hypoallergenicity: a principle for the treatment of food allergy
    Kirsten Beyer
    Department of Pediatric Pneumology and Immunology, Charite Universitatsmedizin, University Children s Hospital, Augustenburgerplatz 1, DE 13353 Berlin, Germany
    Nestle Nutr Workshop Ser Pediatr Program 59:37-43; discussion 43-7. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Food allergy diagnostics: scientific and unproven procedures
    Kirsten Beyer
    Children s Hospital Charité, Humboldt University, Berlin, Germany
    Curr Opin Allergy Clin Immunol 5:261-6. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint The value of specific IgE to peanut and its component Ara h 2 in the diagnosis of peanut allergy
    Lucila C Lopes de Oliveira
    Department of Pediatric Pneumology and Immunology, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Berlin, Germany Division of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, Department of Pediatrics, Federal University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    J Allergy Clin Immunol Pract 1:394-8. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Walnut allergy in peanut-allergic patients: significance of sequential epitopes of walnut homologous to linear epitopes of Ara h 1, 2 and 3 in relation to clinical reactivity
    Leonard Rosenfeld
    Department of Pediatric Pneumology and Immunology, University Children s Hospital Charite, Berlin, Germany
    Int Arch Allergy Immunol 157:238-45. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Oral peanut immunotherapy in children with peanut anaphylaxis
    Katharina Blumchen
    Department of Pediatric Pneumology and Immunology, University Hospital Charite, Berlin, Germany
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 126:83-91.e1. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint The atopy patch test in the diagnostic workup of suspected food-related symptoms in children
    Anne Mehl
    Department of Pediatric Pneumology and Immunology, University Children s Hospital Charite, Berlin, Germany
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 118:923-9. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis of food allergy in children: toward a standardization of food challenge
    Bodo Niggemann
    Department of Pediatric Pneumology and Immunology, University Children s Hospital Charité of Humboldt University, Berlin, Germany
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 45:399-404. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Differential diagnosis of food-induced symptoms
    Birgit Ahrens
    Department of Pediatric Pneumology and Immunology, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 19:92-6. 2008

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Publications34

  1. doi request reprint Oral immunotherapy for food allergy in children
    Kirsten Beyer
    Children s Hospital Charité, Humboldt University, Berlin, Germany
    Curr Opin Allergy Clin Immunol 8:553-6. 2008
    ..Within the last several years, the usefulness of oral immunotherapy has been investigated in food allergic patients. This review covers the most recent findings...
  2. doi request reprint A European perspective on immunotherapy for food allergies
    Kirsten Beyer
    Department of Pediatric Pneumology and Immunology, University Hospital Charite, Berlin, Germany
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 129:1179-84. 2012
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Hypoallergenicity: a principle for the treatment of food allergy
    Kirsten Beyer
    Department of Pediatric Pneumology and Immunology, Charite Universitatsmedizin, University Children s Hospital, Augustenburgerplatz 1, DE 13353 Berlin, Germany
    Nestle Nutr Workshop Ser Pediatr Program 59:37-43; discussion 43-7. 2007
    ..In peanut-sensitized mice, the use of these modified proteins co-administered with adjuvant such as heat-killed Escherichia coli showed promising results for future therapeutic approaches...
  4. ncbi request reprint Food allergy diagnostics: scientific and unproven procedures
    Kirsten Beyer
    Children s Hospital Charité, Humboldt University, Berlin, Germany
    Curr Opin Allergy Clin Immunol 5:261-6. 2005
    ..This review covers some of the most common scientifically validated and unproven approaches used in the diagnosis of food allergy...
  5. ncbi request reprint The value of specific IgE to peanut and its component Ara h 2 in the diagnosis of peanut allergy
    Lucila C Lopes de Oliveira
    Department of Pediatric Pneumology and Immunology, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Berlin, Germany Division of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, Department of Pediatrics, Federal University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    J Allergy Clin Immunol Pract 1:394-8. 2013
    ..To avoid unnecessary oral food challenges, which are time consuming, stressful, and risky, improved in vitro diagnostic methods for food allergy such as component resolved diagnostics are still under investigation...
  6. doi request reprint Walnut allergy in peanut-allergic patients: significance of sequential epitopes of walnut homologous to linear epitopes of Ara h 1, 2 and 3 in relation to clinical reactivity
    Leonard Rosenfeld
    Department of Pediatric Pneumology and Immunology, University Children s Hospital Charite, Berlin, Germany
    Int Arch Allergy Immunol 157:238-45. 2012
    ..Therefore, we analyzed the binding of specific IgE antibodies to sequential epitopes of peanut and walnut in peanut-allergic patients with and without walnut allergy...
  7. doi request reprint Oral peanut immunotherapy in children with peanut anaphylaxis
    Katharina Blumchen
    Department of Pediatric Pneumology and Immunology, University Hospital Charite, Berlin, Germany
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 126:83-91.e1. 2010
    ..The only treatment option for peanut allergy is strict avoidance...
  8. ncbi request reprint The atopy patch test in the diagnostic workup of suspected food-related symptoms in children
    Anne Mehl
    Department of Pediatric Pneumology and Immunology, University Children s Hospital Charite, Berlin, Germany
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 118:923-9. 2006
    ..There is an increasing need to develop test instruments that make oral food challenges superfluous...
  9. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis of food allergy in children: toward a standardization of food challenge
    Bodo Niggemann
    Department of Pediatric Pneumology and Immunology, University Children s Hospital Charité of Humboldt University, Berlin, Germany
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 45:399-404. 2007
    ..Efforts to standardize oral food challenges to achieve the best possible decision on a diet are important to avoid an unnecessary diet that may be harmful to the child...
  10. doi request reprint Differential diagnosis of food-induced symptoms
    Birgit Ahrens
    Department of Pediatric Pneumology and Immunology, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 19:92-6. 2008
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  11. ncbi request reprint IgE-mediated food allergy diagnosis: Current status and new perspectives
    Riccardo Asero
    Ambulatorio di Allergologia, Clinica San Carlo, Paderno Dugnano, Italy
    Mol Nutr Food Res 51:135-47. 2007
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  12. ncbi request reprint Ana o 3, an important cashew nut (Anacardium occidentale L.) allergen of the 2S albumin family
    Jason M Robotham
    Department of Biological Science, Institute of Molecular Physics, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL 32306 4370, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 115:1284-90. 2005
    ..Cashew nut allergy is the second most commonly reported tree nut allergy in the United States. We have previously cloned and characterized major cashew allergens belonging to the vicilin and legumin families of seed storage proteins...
  13. ncbi request reprint Determination of food specific IgE levels over time can predict the development of tolerance in cow's milk and hen's egg allergy
    Lynette P C Shek
    Division of Pediatric Allergy and Immunology, The Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029 6574, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 114:387-91. 2004
    ..The majority of children with cow's milk and hen's egg allergy develop clinical tolerance with time. However, there are no good indices to predict when and in whom this occurs...
  14. ncbi request reprint Identification of an 11S globulin as a major hazelnut food allergen in hazelnut-induced systemic reactions
    Kirsten Beyer
    Division of Pediatric Allergy and Immunology and the Jaffe Institute for Food Allergy, The Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 110:517-23. 2002
    ..Little information is available regarding the identification of pollen-independent hazelnut allergens...
  15. ncbi request reprint Microarray immunoassay: association of clinical history, in vitro IgE function, and heterogeneity of allergenic peanut epitopes
    Wayne G Shreffler
    Jaffe Food Allergy Institute, Division of Allergy and Immunology, Department of Pediatrics, Mount Sinai Medical Center, Box 1198, One Gustave L Levy Place, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 113:776-82. 2004
    ..Mapping of large numbers of epitopes by using individual patient sera has been impractical with current techniques...
  16. doi request reprint New visions for food allergy: an iPAC summary and future trends
    Philippe A Eigenmann
    Department of Pediatrics, University Hospital of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 19:26-39. 2008
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  17. ncbi request reprint Measurement of peptide-specific IgE as an additional tool in identifying patients with clinical reactivity to peanuts
    Kirsten Beyer
    Division of Pediatric Allergy and Immunology and Jaffe Institute for Food Allergy, The Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029 6574, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 112:202-7. 2003
    ..Diagnostic decision levels of food-specific IgE antibody concentrations have been described. However, many patients still need to undergo oral peanut challenges because their IgE levels are in the nondiagnostic level...
  18. ncbi request reprint Characterization of allergenic food proteins for improved diagnostic methods
    Kirsten Beyer
    Division of Pediatric Allergy and Immunology, The Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    Curr Opin Allergy Clin Immunol 3:189-97. 2003
    ..This review will outline recent advantages in characterization of food allergens as well as the relevance of this knowledge for use in recently developed protein microarray technology...
  19. ncbi request reprint The mechanism of food allergy: what do we know today?
    Kirsten Beyer
    Curr Opin Allergy Clin Immunol 4:197-9. 2004
  20. doi request reprint Rush oral immunotherapy in children with persistent cow's milk allergy
    Ute Staden
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 122:418-9. 2008
  21. doi request reprint The role of wheat omega-5 gliadin IgE antibodies as a diagnostic tool for wheat allergy in childhood
    Kirsten Beyer
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 122:419-21. 2008
  22. ncbi request reprint Identification of 2 new sesame seed allergens: Ses i 6 and Ses i 7
    Kirsten Beyer
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 119:1554-6. 2007
  23. ncbi request reprint IgG to foods: a test not ready for prime time
    Suzanne S Teuber
    Curr Opin Allergy Clin Immunol 7:257-8. 2007
  24. ncbi request reprint The potential allergenicity of two 2S albumins from soybean (Glycine max): a protein microarray approach
    Jing Lin
    School of Biosciences, Division of Nutritional Sciences, University of Nottingham, Loughborough, Leicestershire, UK
    Int Arch Allergy Immunol 141:91-102. 2006
    ..The widespread distribution and stability to digestion of allergenic 2S albumins raise the question of why some members of this family present in important food sources, such as soybean, are not regarded as major allergens...
  25. ncbi request reprint Identification of sesame seed allergens by 2-dimensional proteomics and Edman sequencing: seed storage proteins as common food allergens
    Kirsten Beyer
    Division of Pediatric Allergy and Immunology and the Jaffe Institute for Food Allergy, The Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York 10029 6574, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 110:154-9. 2002
    ..Sesame seed allergy is becoming increasingly prevalent, probably because of its use in international fast-food and bakery products. Despite this fact, few studies have focused on the identification of its major allergenic proteins...
  26. ncbi request reprint B-cell epitopes as a screening instrument for persistent cow's milk allergy
    Kirsi Marjut Järvinen
    Division of Pediatric Allergy and Immunology, Jaffe Institute for Food Allergy, The Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave L Levy Place, New York, NY, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 110:293-7. 2002
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  27. ncbi request reprint Identification of sequential IgE-binding epitopes on bovine alpha(s2)-casein in cow's milk allergic patients
    Paula J Busse
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Allergy and Immunology, Jaffe Institute for Food Allergy, The Mount Sinai School of Medicine, 1 Gustave L Levy Place, New York, NY 10029 6574, USA
    Int Arch Allergy Immunol 129:93-6. 2002
    ..Caseins are the major allergens responsible for cow's milk allergy (CMA). We have previously identified the IgE-binding epitopes of the major cow's milk (CM) proteins except for alpha(s2)-casein...
  28. ncbi request reprint Allergy to canned tuna
    John M Kelso
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 111:901. 2003
  29. ncbi request reprint Mutational analysis of major, sequential IgE-binding epitopes in alpha s1-casein, a major cow's milk allergen
    Renata R Cocco
    Division of Pediatric Allergy and Immunology and the Jaffe Institute for Food Allergy, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 112:433-7. 2003
    ..Allergy to cow's milk is common in early childhood, and no therapy other than avoidance exists. In murine models of peanut allergy, immunotherapy with mutated, engineered, proteins appears promising...
  30. ncbi request reprint Contamination of dry powder inhalers for asthma with milk proteins containing lactose
    Anna Nowak-Wegrzyn
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 113:558-60. 2004
  31. ncbi request reprint Peanut, tree nut and seed allergies
    Suzanne S Teuber
    Curr Opin Allergy Clin Immunol 4:201-3. 2004
  32. ncbi request reprint The potential use of Chinese herbal medicines in treating allergic asthma
    Xiu Min Li
    Department of Pediatrics, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029 6574, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 93:S35-44. 2004
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  33. ncbi request reprint IgE-binding peptides coupled to a commercial matrix as a diagnostic instrument for persistent cow's milk allergy
    Kirsten Beyer
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 116:704-5. 2005
  34. ncbi request reprint Milk-induced urticaria is associated with the expansion of T cells expressing cutaneous lymphocyte antigen
    Kirsten Beyer
    Division of Pediatric Allergy and Immunology and the Jaffe Institute for Food Allergy, The Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York 10029 6574, USA
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 109:688-93. 2002
    ..T cells expressing cutaneous lymphocyte antigen (CLA), a unique skin-homing receptor, are known to play an important role in AD. In contrast, the role of lymphocytes in patients with milk-induced urticaria is unclear...