dermatophagoides farinae

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Summary: Species of American house dust mite, in the family PYROGLYPHIDAE.

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  1. Chen C, Lee C, Liu Y, Wang J, Lei H, Yu C. House dust mite Dermatophagoides farinae augments proinflammatory mediator productions and accessory function of alveolar macrophages: implications for allergic sensitization and inflammation. J Immunol. 2003;170:528-36 pubmed
    In this study, we examine the effects of Dermatophagoides farinae (Der f), a major source of airborne allergens, on alveolar macrophages (AMs), and we also test its contribution to allergic responses in mice...
  2. Matsuoka H, Maki N, Yoshida S, Arai M, Wang J, Oikawa Y, et al. A mouse model of the atopic eczema/dermatitis syndrome by repeated application of a crude extract of house-dust mite Dermatophagoides farinae. Allergy. 2003;58:139-45 pubmed
    We cultured Dermatophagoides farinae (Df), one of the most common mites in house dust and the most important allergen among natural allergens...
  3. Batard T, Hrabina A, Bi X, Chabre H, Lemoine P, Couret M, et al. Production and proteomic characterization of pharmaceutical-grade Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus and Dermatophagoides farinae extracts for allergy vaccines. Int Arch Allergy Immunol. 2006;140:295-305 pubmed
    House dust mites (HDM) such as Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus and Dermatophagoides farinae represent a major cause of type 1 allergies worldwide...
  4. Deb R, Shakib F, Reid K, Clark H. Major house dust mite allergens Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus 1 and Dermatophagoides farinae 1 degrade and inactivate lung surfactant proteins A and D. J Biol Chem. 2007;282:36808-19 pubmed
    ..the interaction of SP-A and SP-D with two major mite allergens, Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus 1 and Dermatophagoides farinae 1, and show that the cysteine protease activity of these allergens results in the degradation of SP-A and ..
  5. Hirota R, Nakamura H, Bhatti S, Ngatu N, Muzembo B, Dumavibhat N, et al. Limonene inhalation reduces allergic airway inflammation in Dermatophagoides farinae-treated mice. Inhal Toxicol. 2012;24:373-81 pubmed publisher
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate whether limonene can inhibit Dermatophagoides farinae-induced airway hyperresponsiveness (AHR), eosinophilic infiltration and other histological changes in the ..
  6. Sookrung N, Kamlanghan T, Indrawattana N, Tungtrongchitr A, Tantilipikorn P, Bunnag C, et al. Quantification of Der f 1 in houses of patients allergic to house dust mite, Dermatophagoides farinae, using a locally produced detection reagents. Asian Pac J Allergy Immunol. 2011;29:78-85 pubmed
    ..House dust mite (HDM) allergen quantification in house dust samples before and after the allergen elimination is one means of convincing the target population about the health benefits of allergen removal from their environment...
  7. Piboonpocanun S, Malainual N, Jirapongsananuruk O, Vichyanond P, Thomas W. Genetic polymorphisms of major house dust mite allergens. Clin Exp Allergy. 2006;36:510-6 pubmed
    ..farinae...
  8. Oshio T, Sasaki Y, Funakoshi Tago M, Aizu Yokota E, Sonoda Y, Matsuoka H, et al. Dermatophagoides farinae extract induces severe atopic dermatitis in NC/Nga mice, which is effectively suppressed by the administration of tacrolimus ointment. Int Immunopharmacol. 2009;9:403-11 pubmed publisher
    ..To investigate the expression pattern of chemokines in AD, a house dust mite, Dermatophagoides farinae extracts (DfE)-induced NC/Nga AD model was developed in mice, and this model was used to determine the ..
  9. Yu H, Li X, Guo H, Liu Z, Ran P, Ji K, et al. Sublingual immunotherapy efficacy of Dermatophagoides farinae vaccine in a murine asthma model. Int Arch Allergy Immunol. 2010;152:41-8 pubmed publisher
    ..Its effective dose and underlying mechanism are still to be explored. Here, we investigated the efficacy and mechanism of sublingually administered Dermatophagoides farinae (Der f) vaccine in a murine asthma model.

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  1. García Robaina J, Sánchez I, de la Torre F, Fernández Caldas E, Casanovas M. Successful management of mite-allergic asthma with modified extracts of Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus and Dermatophagoides farinae in a double-blind, placebo-controlled study. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2006;118:1026-32 pubmed
    ..Mite sensitivity is highly prevalent in tropical and subtropical regions, such as the Canary Islands...
  2. Zock J, Heinrich J, Jarvis D, Verlato G, Norback D, Plana E, et al. Distribution and determinants of house dust mite allergens in Europe: the European Community Respiratory Health Survey II. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2006;118:682-90 pubmed
    ..allergen levels from the house dust mite species Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus and to a lesser extent Dermatophagoides farinae, but geographic comparisons of exposure levels and risk factors have been hampered by a lack of ..
  3. Rim I, Jee C. Acaricidal effects of herb essential oils against Dermatophagoides farinae and D. pteronyssinus (Acari: Pyroglyphidae) and qualitative analysis of a herb Mentha pulegium(pennyroyal). Korean J Parasitol. 2006;44:133-8 pubmed
    ..025 microliter/cm(2), 60 min. The results show that herb essential oils, in particular, pennyroyal was proved to have potent acaricidal activity...
  4. Kim C, Park C, Lee A. Administration of poly(I:C) improved dermatophagoides farinae-induced atopic dermatitis-like skin lesions in NC/Nga mice by the regulation of Th1/Th2 balance. Vaccine. 2012;30:2405-10 pubmed publisher
    ..In this study, the immunomodulatory effects of poly(I:C), using dermatophagoides farinae (Df)-induced AD-like skin lesions in NC/Nga mice, were investigated...
  5. Yu C, Chen C. Activation of mast cells is essential for development of house dust mite Dermatophagoides farinae-induced allergic airway inflammation in mice. J Immunol. 2003;171:3808-15 pubmed
    In this study, we demonstrate that Dermatophagoides farinae (Der f), a major source of airborne allergens, but not OVA, could rapidly activate mast cells in mice...
  6. Cui Y, Zhou Y, Ma G, Yang L, Wang Y, Shi W. Cloning, bioinformatics analysis, and expression of the dust mite allergen Der f 5 of Dermatophagoides farinae. Braz J Med Biol Res. 2012;45:746-52 pubmed
    ..b>Dermatophagoides farinae (Hughes; Acari: Pyroglyphidae) is one of the predominant sources of dust mite allergens, which has more ..
  7. Cui Y, Cai H, Zhou Y, Gao C, Shi W, Yu M, et al. Cloning, expression, and characterization of Der f 7, an allergen of Dermatophagoides farinae from China. J Med Entomol. 2010;47:868-76 pubmed
    ..Bioinformatics-driven characterization of Der f 7 allergen as conducted in this study may contribute to diagnostic and therapeutic applications for dust mite allergies...
  8. Kim E, Kim H, Ahn Y. Acaricidal activity of clove bud oil compounds against Dermatophagoides farinae and Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus (Acari: Pyroglyphidae). J Agric Food Chem. 2003;51:885-9 pubmed
    ..oil-derived eugenol and its congeners (acetyleugenol, isoeugenol, and methyleugenol) against adults of Dermatophagoides farinae and Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus was examined using direct contact application and fumigation methods ..
  9. Yu bao C, Zhou Y, Weihong S, Guifang M, Yang L, Yungang W. Cloning, expression, and analysis of the group 2 allergen from Dermatophagoides farinae from China. An Acad Bras Cienc. 2010;82:941-51 pubmed
    To obtain the recombinant group 2 allergen product of Dermatophagoides farinae (Der f 2), the Der f 2 gene was synthesized by RT-PCR. The full-length cDNA comprised 441 nucleotides and was 99...
  10. Cheung E, Citardi M, Fakhri S, Cain J, Batra P, Luong A. Comparison of optical rhinometry to acoustic rhinometry using nasal provocation testing with Dermatophagoides farinae. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2010;143:290-3 pubmed publisher
    To evaluate optical rhinometry (ORM) as an objective evaluation of nasal patency using nasal provocation testing with Dermatophagoides farinae (Df) as compared with acoustic rhinometry.
  11. Roque J, O Leary C, Duffy D, Kyaw Tanner M, Latter M, Mason K, et al. IgE responsiveness to Dermatophagoides farinae in West Highland white terrier dogs is associated with region on CFA35. J Hered. 2011;102 Suppl 1:S74-80 pubmed publisher
    Immunoglobulin E (IgE)-mediated hypersensitivity against environmental allergens, commonly including Dermatophagoides farinae, is associated with atopic diseases in both humans and dogs...
  12. Liu Z, Guo H, Wu Y, Yu H, Yang H, Li J. Local nasal immunotherapy: efficacy of Dermatophagoides farinae-chitosan vaccine in murine asthma. Int Arch Allergy Immunol. 2009;150:221-8 pubmed publisher
    ..In this study, we tested immunotherapeutic efficiency by intranasal administration of Der f entrapped in CS microparticles to sensitized mice...
  13. Cui Y, Peng J, Zhou P, Peng M, Qian S. Bioinformatic studies on the group 2 allergens of Dermatophagoides farinae from China. Asian Pac J Allergy Immunol. 2007;25:199-206 pubmed
    The present study aimed to characterize the group 2 allergens of the house dust mite Dermatophagoides farinae (Der f 2) from Hainan Island, a tropical region in Southeastern China...
  14. Kim H, Yun Y, Ahn Y. Fumigant toxicity of cassia bark and cassia and cinnamon oil compounds to Dermatophagoides farinae and Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus (Acari: Pyroglyphidae). Exp Appl Acarol. 2008;44:1-9 pubmed publisher
    The toxicity to adults of the American house dust mite, Dermatophagoides farinae, and the European house dust mite, Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus, of cassia bark and cassia and cinnamon oil compounds was examined using residual contact ..
  15. Nakazawa T, Khan A, Yasueda H, Saito A, Fukutomi Y, Takai T, et al. Immunization of rabbits with nematode Ascaris lumbricoides antigens induces antibodies cross-reactive to house dust mite Dermatophagoides farinae antigens. Biosci Biotechnol Biochem. 2013;77:145-50 pubmed
    ..Ascaris lumbricoides (Al) antigens induced production of antibodies cross-reactive to mite antigens from Dermatophagoides farinae (Df). Sera from Bangladeshi children showed IgE reactivity to Ascaris and mite extracts...
  16. Kim H, Yun Y, Ahn Y. Toxicity of atractylon and atractylenolide III Identified in Atractylodes ovata rhizome to Dermatophagoides farinae and Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus. J Agric Food Chem. 2007;55:6027-31 pubmed
    ..activity of materials derived from rhizome of Atractylodes ovata (Atractylodes macrocephala) toward adult Dermatophagoides farinae and Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus was examined using fabric-circle residual contact and vapor-phase ..
  17. Song H, Yang J, Suh J, Lee H. Acaricidal activities of apiol and its derivatives from Petroselinum sativum seeds against Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus, Dermatophagoides farinae, and Tyrophagus putrescentiae. J Agric Food Chem. 2011;59:7759-64 pubmed publisher
    ..sativum seeds and its derivatives were determined using impregnated fabric disk bioassay against Dermatophagoides farinae , Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus , and Tyrophagus putrescentiae and compared with that of synthetic ..
  18. Oh J, Kim E, Koo B, Lee H, Lee K, Kim Y, et al. Der f 2 activates phospholipase D in human T lymphocytes from Dermatophagoides farinae specific allergic individuals: involvement of protein kinase C-alpha. Exp Mol Med. 2004;36:486-92 pubmed
    The major house-dust mite allergen, Der f 2, stimulates the phospholipase D (PLD) in T lymphocytes from Dermatophagoides farinae specific allergic individuals...
  19. Lee H. p-Anisaldehyde: acaricidal component of Pimpinella anisum seed oil against the house dust mites Dermatophagoides farinae and Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus. Planta Med. 2004;70:279-81 pubmed
    ..oil-derived p-anisaldehyde and commercially available components of anise seed oil was examined against Dermatophagoides farinae and D...
  20. Cui Y, Cai H, Li L, Zhou Y, Gao C, Shi W, et al. Cloning, sequence analysis and expression in E. coli of the group 3 allergen of Dermatophagoides farinae. Chin Med J (Engl). 2009;122:2657-61 pubmed
    ..Identification and characterization of these mite allergen molecules are an important step in the development of new effective diagnostic procedures and possible therapeutic strategies for allergic disorders associated with dust mites...
  21. Cui Y, Zhou Y, Ma G, Shi W, Yang L, Wang Y. Establishment of two novel ELISA methods for Dermatophagoides farinae-specific IgE detection with recombinant group 2 allergen. Ann Clin Lab Sci. 2012;42:392-6 pubmed
    b>Dermatophagoides farinae, or the American house dust mite, is a common cause of allergy and asthma. Current tests for sensitization to D...
  22. Xie Q, Wu X, Wu H, Deng Y, Zhang S, Zhu J, et al. Oral administration of allergen extracts from Dermatophagoides farinae desensitizes specific allergen-induced inflammation and airway hyperresponsiveness in rats. Int Immunopharmacol. 2008;8:1639-45 pubmed publisher
    ..in allergic diseases, we investigated the effects of oral administration of allergen extracts from Dermatophagoides farinae (Derf) on allergen-induced inflammation and airway hyperresponsiveness (AHR) in a model of asthmatic rat...
  23. Yamamoto M, Haruna T, Yasui K, Takahashi H, Iduhara M, Takaki S, et al. A novel atopic dermatitis model induced by topical application with dermatophagoides farinae extract in NC/Nga mice. Allergol Int. 2007;56:139-48 pubmed
    ..The patients with atopic dermatitis are highly sensitized with mite allergens such as Dermatophagoides farinae (Df)...
  24. Liu Z, Bai Y, Ji K, Liu X, Cai C, Yu H, et al. Detection of Dermatophagoides farinae in the dust of air conditioning filters. Int Arch Allergy Immunol. 2007;144:85-90 pubmed
    The allergenic dust mite species Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus and Dermatophagoides farinae generally inhabit warm moist environments. This study tested the hypothesis that these allergenic species may thrive in air conditioner filters.
  25. Konno S, Takahashi D, Hizawa N, Hattori T, Takahashi A, Isada A, et al. Genetic impact of a butyrophilin-like 2 (BTNL2) gene variation on specific IgE responsiveness to Dermatophagoides farinae (Der f) in Japanese. Allergol Int. 2009;58:29-35 pubmed publisher
    b>Dermatophagoides farinae (Der f) is one of the most frequently implicated allergens in several allergic diseases. Several genome-wide screens have identified a linkage between chromosome 6p21 and mite-specific IgE responsiveness...
  26. Kosik Bogacka D, Kalisinska E, Henszel L, Kuzna Grygiel W. Seasonal dynamics of house dust mites in dust samples collected from sleeping places in north-western Poland. Zoonoses Public Health. 2012;59:8-15 pubmed publisher
    ..In 132 dust samples we determined: Dermatophagoides farinae, Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus, Euroglyphus maynei, Hirstia sp...
  27. Soares F, Segundo G, Alves R, Ynoue L, Resende R, Sopelete M, et al. [Indoor allergen sensitization profile in allergic patients of the allergy clinic in the University Hospital in Uberlândia, Brazil]. Rev Assoc Med Bras (1992). 2007;53:25-8 pubmed
    ..To evaluate allergens among patients with allergic respiratory disease attended at the Allergy Clinic of the University Hospital-Federal University of Uberlândia...
  28. Cheng K, Xu Y, Liu H, Wang S. Serum eosinophil cationic protein level in Chinese subjects with nonallergic and local allergic rhinitis and its relation to the severity of disease. Am J Rhinol Allergy. 2013;27:8-12 pubmed publisher
    ..This study evaluates the incidence of LAR in Chinese subjects and serum eosinophil cationic protein (ECP) levels in patients with NAR and LAR and its relationship with symptom scores...
  29. Wang D, Chen L, Cheng L, Li K, Yuan H, Lu J, et al. Fast onset of action of sublingual immunotherapy in house dust mite-induced allergic rhinitis: a multicenter, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial. Laryngoscope. 2013;123:1334-40 pubmed publisher
    ..To investigate how quickly an allergic rhinitis (AR) patients' symptoms will improve with sublingual immunotherapy (SLIT)...
  30. Marsella R, Samuelson D, Doerr K. Transmission electron microscopy studies in an experimental model of canine atopic dermatitis. Vet Dermatol. 2010;21:81-8 pubmed publisher
    ..Seven atopic Beagles sensitized to Dermatophagoides farinae and four healthy Beagles were used as controls. Both normal and atopic dogs were challenged with D...
  31. Wen T. Dermatophagoides farinae mite allergen and specific immunotherapy in Shanghai. Zhongguo Ji Sheng Chong Xue Yu Ji Sheng Chong Bing Za Zhi. 2009;27:419-25 pubmed
    ..The preparations of SMU-Df from the local specimens of Dermatophagoides farinae (Df) in Shanghai have been shown the highest allergenic potency in comparison with that of the foreign ..
  32. Negi O, Tominaga M, Tengara S, Kamo A, Taneda K, Suga Y, et al. Topically applied semaphorin 3A ointment inhibits scratching behavior and improves skin inflammation in NC/Nga mice with atopic dermatitis. J Dermatol Sci. 2012;66:37-43 pubmed publisher
    ..Nerve density is regulated by the nerve repulsion factor semaphorin 3A (Sema3A), along with nerve elongation factors...
  33. Visitsunthorn N, Bunnag C, Pacharn P, Assanasen P, Jirapongsananuruk O, Thongngarm T, et al. In-vivo allergenic potency of Siriraj Mite Allergen Vaccine (SMAV) comparing with standardized vaccine in mite-sensitive patients. Asian Pac J Allergy Immunol. 2011;29:50-6 pubmed
    ..We have developed local standardized mite allergen extracts, Siriraj Mite Allergen Vaccine (SMAV) from Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus (Dp) and Dermatophagoides farinae (Df) from our source materials which were highly purified (99%).
  34. Mincewicz G, Aloszko A, Racewicz M, Stanczak J. [Acarofauna in the apartments of patients with perennial atopic rhinitis and functional tests of the respiratory system]. Pol Merkur Lekarski. 2003;14:17-20 pubmed
    ..The study was performed on 64 patients with PAR caused by allergy to HDM (Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus, Dermatophagoides farinae) without either symptoms of asthma or spirometry abnormalities...
  35. Miller L, Plopper C, Hyde D, Gerriets J, Pieczarka E, Tyler N, et al. Immune and airway effects of house dust mite aeroallergen exposures during postnatal development of the infant rhesus monkey. Clin Exp Allergy. 2003;33:1686-94 pubmed
    ..The effect of chronic environmental aeroallergen exposure on the immune system and airways has not been experimentally defined in very young children...
  36. Ki N, Park E, Sung I, Ju S, Kim K, Kim M, et al. The Hot-Water Extract of Smilacis Chinae Rhizome Suppresses 2,4-Dinitrochlorobenzene and House Dust Mite-Induced Atopic Dermatitis-Like Skin Lesions in Mice. Phytother Res. 2016;30:636-45 pubmed publisher
    ..AD-like murine model was prepared by repeated alternate application of house dust mite (Dermatophagoides farinae) extract (DFE) and 2,4-dinitrochlorobenzene (DNCB) for 4?weeks, topically to the ears...
  37. Conner E, Bochner B, Brummet M, Beck L. The effect of etanercept on the human cutaneous allergic response. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2008;121:258-60 pubmed publisher
  38. Snibson K, Bischof R, Slocombe R, Meeusen E. Airway remodelling and inflammation in sheep lungs after chronic airway challenge with house dust mite. Clin Exp Allergy. 2005;35:146-52 pubmed
    ..The relationship between airway remodelling and the inflammatory response is not well defined. Sheep have been used extensively to model airway disease in humans and represent a suitable model to examine airway remodelling...
  39. Lane J, Siebers R, Pene G, Howden Chapman P, Crane J. Tokelau: a unique low allergen environment at sea level. Clin Exp Allergy. 2005;35:479-82 pubmed
    ..We hypothesized that the low asthma and atopy prevalence in Tokelau may be associated with low indoor allergen levels...
  40. Zhu Y, Liu Z, Gao B. [Cloning, expression, purification and identification of Der f6 gene and its immunological characteristics from the dust house mite]. Zhongguo Ji Sheng Chong Xue Yu Ji Sheng Chong Bing Za Zhi. 2006;24:241-6 pubmed
    To construct, purify and characterize a recombinant expression plasmid containing Der f6 gene of Dermatophagoides farinae.
  41. Yoon J, Joo I, Li W, Sohn S. Clinical and laboratory characteristics of atopic myelitis: Korean experience. J Neurol Sci. 2009;285:154-8 pubmed publisher
    ..The AM patients show relatively homogenous clinicolaboratory and radiological features. It is noteworthy that none of these patients showed brain abnormalities suggestive of multiple sclerosis or neuromyelitis optica (NMO)...
  42. El Shazly A, El Beshbishi S, Azab M, El Nahas H, Soliman M, Fouad M, et al. Present situation of house dust mites in Dakahlia Governorate, Egypt. J Egypt Soc Parasitol. 2006;36:113-26 pubmed
    ..The present study revealed presence of four mites. These are Dermatophagoides farinae, D. pteronyssinus, Acheles gracilis and Ornithonyssus bacoti...
  43. Maekawa A, Xing W, Austen K, Kanaoka Y. GPR17 regulates immune pulmonary inflammation induced by house dust mites. J Immunol. 2010;185:1846-54 pubmed publisher
    ..expression in the lung after intranasal sensitization and challenge with the house dust mite (extract of Dermatophagoides farinae [Df]) in mice...
  44. Avula Poola S, Morgan M, Arlian L. Diet influences growth rates and allergen and endotoxin contents of cultured Dermatophagoides farinae and Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus house dust mites. Int Arch Allergy Immunol. 2012;159:226-34 pubmed publisher
    The house dust mites Dermatophagoides farinae and Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus are cultured to obtain material for the production of allergen extracts for research, diagnostic and immunotherapeutic purposes.
  45. Wahn U, Martin C, Freeman P, Blogg M, Jimenez P. Relationship between pretreatment specific IgE and the response to omalizumab therapy. Allergy. 2009;64:1780-7 pubmed publisher
    ..While previous analyses have had some limited success in predicting which patients will gain greatest benefit based on pretreatment baseline characteristics, it remains important to try to improve this predictability...
  46. Lee B, Shim S, Heo J, Pae H, Seo B, Han S, et al. Wogonin suppresses TARC expression induced by mite antigen via heme oxygenase 1 in human keratinocytes. Suppressive effect of wogonin on mite antigen-induced TARC expression. J Dermatol Sci. 2007;46:31-40 pubmed
    Mite antigen, extract from Dermatophagoides farinae in house dust, is a well-known causative agent of atopy or allergic diseases, which involves many inflammatory cytokines/chemokines expression...
  47. Zhang L, Wang C, Wang X, Zhao Y, Liu J, Zhang W, et al. [Efficacy and safety of cluster immunotherapy for 154 patients with allergic rhinitis]. Zhonghua Er Bi Yan Hou Tou Jing Wai Ke Za Zhi. 2008;43:187-91 pubmed
    ..To evaluate the efficacy and safety of cluster immunotherapy with Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus for allergic rhinitis...
  48. Pucheu Haston C, Jackson H, Olivry T, Dunston S, Hammerberg B. Epicutaneous sensitization with Dermatophagoides farinae induces generalized allergic dermatitis and elevated mite-specific immunoglobulin E levels in a canine model of atopic dermatitis. Clin Exp Allergy. 2008;38:667-79 pubmed publisher
    ..It remains controversial as to whether sensitization and clinical disease are induced by cutaneous exposure to HDM...
  49. Kim S, Kim H, Koh Y, Clark J, Ahn Y. Toxicity of spray and fumigant products containing cassia oil to Dermatophagoides farinae and Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus (Acari: Pyroglyphidae). Pest Manag Sci. 2006;62:768-74 pubmed
    ..oil of cassia, Cinnamomum cassia Blume, (20 and 50 g L(-1) sprays and 100% oil-based fumigant) to adult Dermatophagoides farinae Hughes and D. pteronyssinus Trouessart was examined using contact and vapour-phase toxicity bioassays...
  50. Khan M, Jones I, Loza Reyes E, Cameron M, Pickett J, Birkett M. Interference in foraging behaviour of European and American house dust mites Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus and Dermatophagoides farinae (Acari: Pyroglyphidae) by catmint, Nepeta cataria (Lamiaceae). Exp Appl Acarol. 2012;57:65-74 pubmed publisher
  51. Jeong K, Lee I, Yong T, Lee J, Kim E, Lee J, et al. Sequence polymorphisms of Der f 1, Der p 1, Der f 2 and Der p 2 from Korean house dust mite isolates. Exp Appl Acarol. 2012;58:35-42 pubmed publisher
    ..the sequence polymorphisms of group 1 and 2 allergens from Korean isolates of the house dust mites Dermatophagoides farinae and D. pteronyssinus...
  52. Tobe S, Kamezaki H, Watanabe T, Takaoka H, Sakaguchi M. Effects of bleach activator, sodium alkyl acyloxybenzene sulfonate, on house dust mites (Dermatophagoides farinae). J Oleo Sci. 2010;59:185-90 pubmed
    House dust mites (Dermatophagoides farinae) in bedding and clothes are a major allergen. However, house dust mites cannot be killed by general washing conditions under 50 degrees C...
  53. Czarnobilska E, Gregorius A, Porebski G, Spiewak R, Sacha M. [The benefits of using basophil activation test as a diagnostic tool prior to specific immunotherapy with inhalant allergens]. Przegl Lek. 2012;69:1249-53 pubmed
    ..The aim of the present study was to determine the specificity and sensitivity of BAT, sIgE, and SPT, and to analyse cases, in which clinical data and SPT alone would result in wrongful qualification for SIT...