Alison Taylor

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for the persistence of respiratory symptoms in childhood asthma
    N N Bahceciler
    Marmara University Hospital, Department of Pediatrics, Istanbul, Turkey
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 86:449-55. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Impact of sublingual immunotherapy on specific antibody levels in asthmatic children allergic to house dust mites
    Nerin N Bahceciler
    Marmara University Hospital, Division of Pediatric Allergy and Immunology, Istanbul, Turkey
    Int Arch Allergy Immunol 136:287-94. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint The impact of in vivo Calmette-Guérin Bacillus administration on in vitro IgE secretion in atopic children
    Isil B Barlan
    Marmara University Hospital, Department of Pediatrics, Istanbul, Turkey
    J Asthma 39:239-46. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Inhaled corticosteroids and bone density of children with asthma
    Nerin N Bahceciler
    Marmara University Hospital, Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Allergy Immunology, Istanbul, Turkey
    J Asthma 39:151-7. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Which factors predict success after discontinuation of inhaled budesonide therapy in children with asthma?
    Nerin N Bahceciler
    Marmara University Hospital, Department of Pediatrics, Istanbul, Turkey
    J Asthma 39:37-46. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Predictors for the severity of bronchial hyperreactivity in childhood asthma
    N N Bahceciler
    Marmara University Hospital, Pediatric Allergy and Immunology Division, Istanbul, Turkey
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 164:1150-3. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of sublingual immunotherapy in children with asthma and rhinitis: a double-blind, placebo-controlled study
    N N Bahceciler
    Division of Allergy and Immunology, Department of Pediatrics, Marmara University Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    Pediatr Pulmonol 32:49-55. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint T regulatory cells in allergen-specific immunotherapy
    Johan Verhagen
    Swiss Institute of Allergy and Asthma Research SIAF, Davos, Switzerland
    Int Rev Immunol 24:533-48. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Targets in allergy-directed immunotherapy
    Johan Verhagen
    Swiss Institute of Allergy and Asthma Research, CH 7270 Davos, Switzerland
    Expert Opin Ther Targets 9:217-24. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Advances in allergen-specific immunotherapy
    Johan Verhagen
    Swiss Institute of Allergy and Asthma Research SIAF, CH 7270 Davos, Switzerland
    Expert Opin Biol Ther 5:537-44. 2005

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for the persistence of respiratory symptoms in childhood asthma
    N N Bahceciler
    Marmara University Hospital, Department of Pediatrics, Istanbul, Turkey
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 86:449-55. 2001
    ..To evaluate the parameters which could predict the persistence of respiratory symptoms in asthmatic children who have been treated with a considerably uniform therapy...
  2. ncbi request reprint Impact of sublingual immunotherapy on specific antibody levels in asthmatic children allergic to house dust mites
    Nerin N Bahceciler
    Marmara University Hospital, Division of Pediatric Allergy and Immunology, Istanbul, Turkey
    Int Arch Allergy Immunol 136:287-94. 2005
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint The impact of in vivo Calmette-Guérin Bacillus administration on in vitro IgE secretion in atopic children
    Isil B Barlan
    Marmara University Hospital, Department of Pediatrics, Istanbul, Turkey
    J Asthma 39:239-46. 2002
    ..We concluded that in vivo BCG administration can downregulate both spontaneous and stimulated in vitro IgE secretion from PBMC of atopic children...
  4. ncbi request reprint Inhaled corticosteroids and bone density of children with asthma
    Nerin N Bahceciler
    Marmara University Hospital, Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Allergy Immunology, Istanbul, Turkey
    J Asthma 39:151-7. 2002
    ..214) and (AP) spine BMD results (p = 0.661), respectively. Our results provide additional support for the safety of ICS therapy on bone density of asthmatic children...
  5. ncbi request reprint Which factors predict success after discontinuation of inhaled budesonide therapy in children with asthma?
    Nerin N Bahceciler
    Marmara University Hospital, Department of Pediatrics, Istanbul, Turkey
    J Asthma 39:37-46. 2002
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Predictors for the severity of bronchial hyperreactivity in childhood asthma
    N N Bahceciler
    Marmara University Hospital, Pediatric Allergy and Immunology Division, Istanbul, Turkey
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 164:1150-3. 2001
    ..None of the other risk factors evaluated predicted the severity of current BHR. We concluded that decreased lung function at referral is associated with a more severe BHR determined at the end of a 3-yr follow-up in children with asthma...
  7. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of sublingual immunotherapy in children with asthma and rhinitis: a double-blind, placebo-controlled study
    N N Bahceciler
    Division of Allergy and Immunology, Department of Pediatrics, Marmara University Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    Pediatr Pulmonol 32:49-55. 2001
    ..None of the patients reported local or systemic side effects from SLIT. Results of this study suggests that SLIT may be a useful alternative or additional therapy in the treatment of children with asthma/rhinitis due to HDM...
  8. ncbi request reprint T regulatory cells in allergen-specific immunotherapy
    Johan Verhagen
    Swiss Institute of Allergy and Asthma Research SIAF, Davos, Switzerland
    Int Rev Immunol 24:533-48. 2005
    ..Mechanisms underlying allergen-SIT and in particular the role of regulatory T cells will be discussed in this review, based on recent findings and current concepts...
  9. ncbi request reprint Targets in allergy-directed immunotherapy
    Johan Verhagen
    Swiss Institute of Allergy and Asthma Research, CH 7270 Davos, Switzerland
    Expert Opin Ther Targets 9:217-24. 2005
    ..Recent advances in our knowledge of immunological mechanisms have created several options to comply with these demands. This article will focus on some of the most promising new developments...
  10. ncbi request reprint Advances in allergen-specific immunotherapy
    Johan Verhagen
    Swiss Institute of Allergy and Asthma Research SIAF, CH 7270 Davos, Switzerland
    Expert Opin Biol Ther 5:537-44. 2005
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  11. ncbi request reprint T regulatory cells and allergy
    Alison Taylor
    Swiss Institute of Allergy and Asthma Research SIAF, Davos, Switzerland
    Microbes Infect 7:1049-55. 2005
    ..By utilizing multiple secreted cytokines and surface molecules, antigen-specific T(Reg) cells may re-direct an inappropriate immune response against allergens or auto-antigens...
  12. ncbi request reprint T regulatory cells in allergy and health: a question of allergen specificity and balance
    Alison Taylor
    Swiss Institute of Allergy and Asthma Research SIAF, Obere Strasse 22, CH 7270 Davos, Switzerland
    Int Arch Allergy Immunol 135:73-82. 2004
    ..In conclusion, induction of antigen-specific T(Reg) cells may redirect an inappropriate immune response against allergen or autoantigens with the help of a broad range of suppressor mechanisms...
  13. pmc Immune responses in healthy and allergic individuals are characterized by a fine balance between allergen-specific T regulatory 1 and T helper 2 cells
    Mubeccel Akdis
    Swiss Institute of Allergy and Asthma Research, Obere Strasse 22, CH 7270 Davos
    J Exp Med 199:1567-75. 2004
    ..These results indicate that the balance between allergen-specific Tr1 cells and Th2 cells may be decisive in the development of allergy...
  14. pmc Mechanisms of immune suppression by interleukin-10 and transforming growth factor-beta: the role of T regulatory cells
    Alison Taylor
    Swiss Institute of Allergy and Asthma Research SIAF, Davos, Switzerland
    Immunology 117:433-42. 2006
    ..Induction of antigen-specific Tr1 cells can thus re-direct an inappropriate immune response against allergens or auto-antigens using a broad range of suppressor mechanisms...