Peter Korosec

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Affiliation: University Clinic of Respiratory and Allergic Diseases
Country: Slovenia

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Clinical routine utility of basophil activation testing for diagnosis of hymenoptera-allergic patients with emphasis on individuals with negative venom-specific IgE antibodies
    Peter Korosec
    University Clinic of Respiratory and Allergic Diseases, Golnik, Slovenia
    Int Arch Allergy Immunol 161:363-8. 2013
  2. doi request reprint High non-specific T lymphocyte response to the adjuvanted H1N1 vaccine in comparison with the H1N1/H3N2/B-Brisbane vaccine without adjuvant
    P Korosec
    Laboratory for Clinical Immunology and Molecular Genetics, University Clinic of Respiratory and Allergic Diseases, Golnik, Slovenia
    Scand J Immunol 76:497-504. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Deficiency of pulmonary Valpha24 Vbeta11 natural killer T cells in corticosteroid-naïve sarcoidosis patients
    Peter Korosec
    University Clinic of Respiratory and Allergic Diseases, Golnik 36, 4204 Golnik, Slovenia
    Respir Med 104:571-7. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint C5a-induced in vitro basophil activation in patients with chronic urticaria: a pilot study
    Peter Korosec
    University Clinic of Respiratory and Allergic Diseases, Golnik, Slovenia
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 121:339-43. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Basophil responsiveness in patients with insect sting allergies and negative venom-specific immunoglobulin E and skin prick test results
    P Korosec
    Laboratory for Clinical Immunology and Molecular Genetics, University Clinic of Respiratory and Allergic Diseases, Golnik, Slovenia
    Clin Exp Allergy 39:1730-7. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Acetylsalicylic acid-triggered 15-HETE generation by peripheral leukocytes for identifying ASA sensitivity
    Peter Korosec
    University Clinic of Respiratory and Allergic Diseases Colnik, Colnik, Slovenia
    Respir Med 105:S81-3. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Expansion of pulmonary CD8+CD56+ natural killer T-cells in hypersensitivity pneumonitis
    Peter Korosec
    Laboratory of Immunology and Molecular Biology, University Clinic of Respiratory and Allergic Diseases, Golnik, Slovenia
    Chest 132:1291-7. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint The influence of antimicrobial therapy on the sensitivity of Legionella PCR
    Peter Korosec
    University Clinic of Respiratory and Allergic Diseases, Golnik, Slovenia
    Scand J Infect Dis 38:925-8. 2006
  9. doi request reprint Basophil responsiveness and clinical picture of acetylsalicylic acid intolerance
    Peter Korosec
    University Clinic of Respiratory and Allergic Diseases, Golnik, Slovenia
    Int Arch Allergy Immunol 155:257-62. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Carbohydrate epitopes as a cause of cross-reactivity in patients allergic to Hymenoptera venom
    Renato Erzen
    Hospital Golnik, Golnik, Slovenia
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 121:349-52. 2009

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  1. doi request reprint Clinical routine utility of basophil activation testing for diagnosis of hymenoptera-allergic patients with emphasis on individuals with negative venom-specific IgE antibodies
    Peter Korosec
    University Clinic of Respiratory and Allergic Diseases, Golnik, Slovenia
    Int Arch Allergy Immunol 161:363-8. 2013
    ..We sought to evaluate the diagnostic utility of this testing in a routine clinical laboratory setting...
  2. doi request reprint High non-specific T lymphocyte response to the adjuvanted H1N1 vaccine in comparison with the H1N1/H3N2/B-Brisbane vaccine without adjuvant
    P Korosec
    Laboratory for Clinical Immunology and Molecular Genetics, University Clinic of Respiratory and Allergic Diseases, Golnik, Slovenia
    Scand J Immunol 76:497-504. 2012
    ..H1N1-induced immunogenicity was good for both vaccines. Our results suggest a pronounced non-specific T cell response after AS03-adjuvanted 2009 H1N1 vaccination...
  3. doi request reprint Deficiency of pulmonary Valpha24 Vbeta11 natural killer T cells in corticosteroid-naïve sarcoidosis patients
    Peter Korosec
    University Clinic of Respiratory and Allergic Diseases, Golnik 36, 4204 Golnik, Slovenia
    Respir Med 104:571-7. 2010
    ..This study demonstrated a pulmonary deficiency in the frequency of a subset of T cells with immunoregulatory function in patients with sarcoidosis...
  4. ncbi request reprint C5a-induced in vitro basophil activation in patients with chronic urticaria: a pilot study
    Peter Korosec
    University Clinic of Respiratory and Allergic Diseases, Golnik, Slovenia
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 121:339-43. 2009
    ..Complement component 5a (C5a) might be involved in the formation of wheals in patients with chronic urticaria (CU). We sought to compare the in vitro responsiveness of basophils to C5a in patients with CU and in a control group...
  5. doi request reprint Basophil responsiveness in patients with insect sting allergies and negative venom-specific immunoglobulin E and skin prick test results
    P Korosec
    Laboratory for Clinical Immunology and Molecular Genetics, University Clinic of Respiratory and Allergic Diseases, Golnik, Slovenia
    Clin Exp Allergy 39:1730-7. 2009
    ..Current guidelines do not adequately address the question of how best to manage patients with a convincing history of insect allergy, but negative venom-specific IgE and skin test results...
  6. doi request reprint Acetylsalicylic acid-triggered 15-HETE generation by peripheral leukocytes for identifying ASA sensitivity
    Peter Korosec
    University Clinic of Respiratory and Allergic Diseases Colnik, Colnik, Slovenia
    Respir Med 105:S81-3. 2011
    ..We wanted to evaluate the clinical and diagnostic utility of measuring ASA-induced 15-hydroxyeicosatetraenoic acid (15-HETE) generation...
  7. ncbi request reprint Expansion of pulmonary CD8+CD56+ natural killer T-cells in hypersensitivity pneumonitis
    Peter Korosec
    Laboratory of Immunology and Molecular Biology, University Clinic of Respiratory and Allergic Diseases, Golnik, Slovenia
    Chest 132:1291-7. 2007
    ..Natural killer T (NKT) cells, a newly identified subgroup of T cells with immunoregulatory function, may be implicated in the pathogenesis of interstitial lung disease (ILD)...
  8. ncbi request reprint The influence of antimicrobial therapy on the sensitivity of Legionella PCR
    Peter Korosec
    University Clinic of Respiratory and Allergic Diseases, Golnik, Slovenia
    Scand J Infect Dis 38:925-8. 2006
    ..Respiratory samples for Legionella PCR should be obtained before or early after initiating antimicrobial therapy...
  9. doi request reprint Basophil responsiveness and clinical picture of acetylsalicylic acid intolerance
    Peter Korosec
    University Clinic of Respiratory and Allergic Diseases, Golnik, Slovenia
    Int Arch Allergy Immunol 155:257-62. 2011
    ..We wanted to evaluate specific responsiveness of basophils to ASA in correlation with the clinical picture...
  10. ncbi request reprint Carbohydrate epitopes as a cause of cross-reactivity in patients allergic to Hymenoptera venom
    Renato Erzen
    Hospital Golnik, Golnik, Slovenia
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 121:349-52. 2009
    ..We studied the frequency of sensitization to carbohydrate determinants and the role of these in double positivity in tests for specific IgE antibodies...
  11. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic value of the basophil activation test in evaluating Hymenoptera venom sensitization
    Andreja Peternelj
    University Clinic of Respiratory and Allergic Diseases, Golnik, Slovenia
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 121:344-8. 2009
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  12. ncbi request reprint Basophil sensitivity in patients not responding to venom immunotherapy
    Andreja Peternelj
    University Clinic of Respiratory and Allergic Diseases, Golnik, Slovenia
    Int Arch Allergy Immunol 146:248-54. 2008
    ..For that reason we evaluated allergen-specific basophil sensitivity in patients who did not tolerate field re-stings after completed VIT treatment...
  13. doi request reprint Expressions of topoisomerase IIα and BCRP in metastatic cells are associated with overall survival in small cell lung cancer patients
    Matija Rijavec
    University Clinic of Respiratory and Allergic Diseases, Golnik, Slovenia
    Pathol Oncol Res 17:691-6. 2011
    ..We also showed that altered levels of topoisomerase IIα and BCRP in SCLC are important factors that contribute to resistance to chemotherapeutics that interfere with the enzyme and/or DNA and are highly associated with overall survival...
  14. doi request reprint Aspirin-induced COX-2 overexpression in monocytes of aspirin-intolerant patients
    Tina Morgan
    University Clinic of Respiratory and Allergic Diseases, SI 4204 Golnik, Slovenia
    Int Arch Allergy Immunol 149:378-84. 2009
    ..Therefore, we want to examine the dynamics of COX-2 up-regulation in whole blood monocytes in the presence and absence of aspirin...
  15. doi request reprint Serum diamine oxidase activity as a diagnostic test for histamine intolerance
    Ema Music
    University Clinic of Respiratory and Allergic Diseases Golnik, Golnik 36, 4204 Golnik, Slovenia
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 125:239-43. 2013
    ..The main enzyme for metabolizing ingested histamine is diamine oxidase (DAO). Determining DAO activity in serum may be useful in diagnosing HIT...
  16. doi request reprint Asthma treatment outcome in children is associated with vascular endothelial growth factor A (VEGFA) polymorphisms
    Mateja Balantic
    University Clinic of Pulmonary and Allergic Diseases, Golnik, Slovenia
    Mol Diagn Ther 16:173-80. 2012
    ..Therefore, polymorphisms in the vascular endothelial growth factor A (VEGFA) gene might be associated with asthma treatment response...
  17. doi request reprint Natural killer T cells in pulmonary disorders
    Matija Rijavec
    University Clinic of Respiratory and Allergic Diseases, Colnik, Slovenia
    Respir Med 105:S20-5. 2011
    ..Immunotherapeutic interventions to modulate the immune response by targeting iNKT cell functions has become a challenging field and has shown promising results for the development of new therapies...
  18. ncbi request reprint Down-regulation of FcεRI-mediated CD63 basophil response during short-term VIT determined venom-nonspecific desensitization
    Nina Celesnik Smodiš
    University Clinic of Respiratory and Allergic Diseases Golnik, Golnik, Slovenia
    PLoS ONE 9:e94762. 2014
    ..We recently showed a desensitization of FcεRI-mediated basophil response after short-term VIT. Our aim was to evaluate the allergen specificity of this desensitization...
  19. pmc Hereditary angioedema nationwide study in Slovenia reveals four novel mutations in SERPING1 gene
    Matija Rijavec
    University Clinic of Respiratory and Allergic Diseases Golnik, Golnik, Slovenia
    PLoS ONE 8:e56712. 2013
    ..In a single patient with HAE a homozygous variant g.566T>C (c.-21T>C) might be responsible for the disease...
  20. ncbi request reprint Wasp venom is appropriate for immunotherapy of patients with allergic reaction to the European hornet sting
    Mitja Kosnik
    University Clinic of Respiratory and Allergic Diseases, 4204 Golnik, Slovenia
    Croat Med J 43:25-7. 2002
    ..Since these patients usually have positive skin tests and specific IgE to all vespid venoms, it would be useful to distinguish cross-reactors from non-cross-reactors to perform immunotherapy with the venom that induced the sensitization...
  21. ncbi request reprint The specificity of tests for anti-beta-lactam IgE antibodies declines progressively with increase of total serum IgE
    Mihaela Zidarn
    University Clinic of Respiratory and Allergic Diseases Golnik, Slovenia
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 121:353-6. 2009
    ..The Phadia CAP System FEIA is a commercial method for quantification of specific IgE. We wished to determine anti-beta-lactam IgE antibodies in patients without penicillin allergy but with high levels of total IgE...
  22. doi request reprint Monitoring honeybee venom immunotherapy in children with the basophil activation test
    Simona E K Zitnik
    Department of Allergy, Rheumatology, and Clinical Immunology, Ljubljana University Children s Hospital, Ljubljana, Slovenia
    Pediatr Allergy Immunol 23:166-72. 2012
    ..New in vitro methods are essential for developing better follow-up criteria for venom immunotherapy (VIT)...
  23. ncbi request reprint Multidrug resistance in small cell lung cancer: expression of P-glycoprotein, multidrug resistance protein 1 and lung resistance protein in chemo-naive patients and in relapsed disease
    Nadja Triller
    University Clinic of Respiratory and Allergic Diseases, 4204 Golnik, Slovenia
    Lung Cancer 54:235-40. 2006
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  24. ncbi request reprint Complement factors c3a, c4a, and c5a in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and asthma
    Mateja M Marc
    University Clinic of Respiratory and Allergic Diseases, Golnik 36, 4204 Golnik, Slovenia
    Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol 31:216-9. 2004
    ..There was no significant difference in C3a/C3a desArg or C4a/C4a desArg measurements between the three groups of subjects. These in vivo results propose the involvement of complement factor C5a in the pathogenesis of COPD and asthma...
  25. pmc Importance of basophil activation testing in insect venom allergy
    Mitja Kosnik
    University Clinic of Respiratory and Allergic Diseases, Golnik, Slovenia
    Allergy Asthma Clin Immunol 5:11. 2009
    ..However, long term studies are needed to evaluate the accuracy of the test...