S M MacDonald
Affiliation: Johns Hopkins University
- Chromosomal localization of tumor protein, translationally-controlled 1 (TPT1) encoding the human histamine releasing factor (HRF) to 13q12-->q14S M MacDonald
The Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins Asthma and Allergy Center, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
Cytogenet Cell Genet 84:128-9. 1999
- Src homology 2 domain-containing inositol 5' phosphatase is negatively associated with histamine release to human recombinant histamine-releasing factor in human basophilsB M Vonakis
Division of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
J Allergy Clin Immunol 108:822-31. 2001..Additionally, IgE(+) basophils release histamine to other secretogues, IL-3, and deuterium oxide. We hypothesized that IgE(+) basophils were hyperreleasable...
- Immune mimicry in malaria: Plasmodium falciparum secretes a functional histamine-releasing factor homolog in vitro and in vivoS M MacDonald
Division of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, Department of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 98:10829-32. 2001..These data suggest that malarial TCTP, present in human plasma during a malarial illness, may affect host immune responses in vivo...
- Molecular identification of an IgE-dependent histamine-releasing factorS M MacDonald
Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins Asthma and Allergy Center, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
Science 269:688-90. 1995..Polyclonal antibodies recognized and removed the biological activity of recombinant and native HRF. HRF identifies a heterogeneity of IgE and is believed to play a prominent role in chronic allergic disease processes...
- Histamine-releasing factorsS M MacDonald
Johns Hopkins Asthma and Allergy Center, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
Curr Opin Immunol 8:778-83. 1996..Recently, the gene encoding a candidate for this function, a novel molecule, the IgE-dependent histamine-releasing factor, was cloned...
- Actinic prurigo: clinical features and HLA associations in a Canadian Inuit populationM C Wiseman
Section of Dermatology, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
J Am Acad Dermatol 44:952-6. 2001..It also raises the question of whether AP in the Inuit is a distinct photosensitivity disorder specific to this group that has been genetically isolated because of geographic and cultural seclusion...