dermatophagoides pteronyssinus

Summary

Summary: Species of European house dust mite, in the family PYROGLYPHIDAE. It is the most commonly found house dust mite.

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  1. Dougall A, Holt D, Fischer K, Currie B, Kemp D, Walton S. Identification and characterization of Sarcoptes scabiei and Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus glutathione S-transferases: implication as a potential major allergen in crusted scabies. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2005;73:977-84 pubmed
    ..In addition, the specific IgE response to rSsGST01 did not correlate with the total IgE level of the patient. These results suggest that GST may play a role in the pathophysiology associated with crusted scabies...
  2. Niu C, Chen W, Huang J, Lue K, Wang J. Efficacy of sublingual immunotherapy with high-dose mite extracts in asthma: a multi-center, double-blind, randomized, and placebo-controlled study in Taiwan. Respir Med. 2006;100:1374-83 pubmed
    ..in Taiwan to evaluate the efficacy and safety of SLIT with standardized mite extracts, which contain Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus (D.p.) and Dermatophagoides farinae (D.f.)...
  3. 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 western world, and here we confirm 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 ..
  4. Tabar A, Echechipía S, García B, Olaguíbel J, Lizaso M, Gómez B, et al. Double-blind comparative study of cluster and conventional immunotherapy schedules with Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2005;116:109-18 pubmed
    ..The conventional schedule for subcutaneous immunotherapy with allergen extracts, although efficacious and safe, is slow during the dose-increase phase...
  5. 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
    Several studies in European homes have described 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 ..
  6. Yun M, Yang J, Kim D, Cheong K, Song H, Kim D, et al. Therapeutic effects of Baicalein on atopic dermatitis-like skin lesions of NC/Nga mice induced by dermatophagoides pteronyssinus. Int Immunopharmacol. 2010;10:1142-8 pubmed publisher
    ..These results thus suggest that BE can regulate molecular mediators and immune cells that are functionally associated with atopic dermatitis induced in NC/Nga mice, and may play an important role in recovering AD symptoms...
  7. Acevedo N, Vergara C, Mercado D, Jimenez S, Caraballo L. The A-444C polymorphism of leukotriene C4 synthase gene is associated with IgE antibodies to Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus in a Colombian population. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2007;119:505-7 pubmed
  8. Castro Almarales R, Mateo Morejón M, Naranjo Robalino R, Navarro Viltre B, Alvarez Castelló M, Ronquillo Díaz M, et al. Correlation between skin tests to Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus, Dermatophagoides siboney and Blomia tropicalis in Cuban asthmatics. Allergol Immunopathol (Madr). 2006;34:23-6 pubmed
    b>Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus, Dermatophagoides siboney and Blomia tropicalis are the most important allergenic mites in Cuba...
  9. Carvalho A, Fusaro A, Oliveira C, Brito C, Duarte A, Sato M. Blomia tropicalis and Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus mites evoke distinct patterns of airway cellular influx in type I hypersensitivity murine model. J Clin Immunol. 2004;24:533-41 pubmed
    ..response in previously sensitized mice orally administered with dust mites Blomia tropicalis (Bt) or Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus (Dp)...

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  1. Strong P, Clark H, Reid K. Intranasal application of chitin microparticles down-regulates symptoms of allergic hypersensitivity to Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus and Aspergillus fumigatus in murine models of allergy. Clin Exp Allergy. 2002;32:1794-800 pubmed
    ..To date there have been no studies on the effectivness of directly applying chitin microparticles to the respiratory tract as a treatment for allergic symptoms...
  2. Casset A, Mari A, Purohit A, Resch Y, Weghofer M, Ferrara R, et al. Varying allergen composition and content affects the in vivo allergenic activity of commercial Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus extracts. Int Arch Allergy Immunol. 2012;159:253-62 pubmed publisher
    ..The aim of this study was to analyze commercially available Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus extracts from different manufacturers regarding allergen composition and content and whether ..
  3. Darsow U, Laifaoui J, Kerschenlohr K, Wollenberg A, Przybilla B, Wuthrich B, et al. The prevalence of positive reactions in the atopy patch test with aeroallergens and food allergens in subjects with atopic eczema: a European multicenter study. Allergy. 2004;59:1318-25 pubmed
    ..The atopy patch test (APT) was proposed to evaluate IgE-mediated sensitizations in patients with atopic eczema (AE)...
  4. Guimarães Junqueir de Queirós M, Oliveira Silva D, Alves R, Fukuhara Chiba H, Soares de Amaral V, de Almeida K, et al. Mite-specific immunotherapy using allergen and/or bacterial extracts in atopic patients in Brazil. J Investig Allergol Clin Immunol. 2008;18:84-92 pubmed
    This study aimed to evaluate the clinical efficacy and antibody response changes after specific immunotherapy (SIT) using Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus (Dpt) allergens with or without bacterial extracts in Brazilian mite-atopic patients.
  5. Liu Y, Tsai J. Production of salivary immunoglobulin A and suppression of Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus-induced airway inflammation by local nasal immunotherapy. Int Arch Allergy Immunol. 2005;138:161-8 pubmed
    ..We hypothesized that LNIT with a mixture of group 2 allergens of Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus (Der p 2) protein and fungal immunomodulatory peptide (FIP) would generate suppression of Der p-..
  6. 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...
  7. Kovac K, Dodig S, Tjesić Drinković D, Raos M. Correlation between asthma severity and serum IgE in asthmatic children sensitized to Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus. Arch Med Res. 2007;38:99-105 pubmed
    We undertook this study to test the possible correlation between serum concentration of total and specific IgE antibodies and asthma severity in asthmatic children sensitized to the house dust mite Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus.
  8. Arias Irigoyen J, Lombardero M, Arteaga C, Carpizo J, Barber D. Limited IgE cross-reactivity between Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus and Glycyphagus domesticus in patients naturally exposed to both mite species. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2007;120:98-104 pubmed
    ..Contradictory results have been found when analyzing the IgE cross-reactivity among pyroglyphid mites and storage mites, as well as the role of these as true sensitizing agents...
  9. Pico de Coaña Y, Carnés J, Gallego M, Alonso C, Parody N. Modulation of the humoral response to Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus allergens in BALB/c mice by extract modification and adjuvant use. Int Arch Allergy Immunol. 2012;157:331-8 pubmed publisher
    ..The objectives of this study were to investigate the humoral response generated in mice to modified Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus extracts in the presence or absence of two different adjuvants.
  10. Dai X, Sayama K, Tohyama M, Shirakata Y, Hanakawa Y, Tokumaru S, et al. Mite allergen is a danger signal for the skin via activation of inflammasome in keratinocytes. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2011;127:806-14.e1-4 pubmed publisher
    ..In airway allergy, HDM allergens activate innate immunity. However, information regarding the activation of innate immunity by HDM allergens in the skin is limited...
  11. Bajoriūniene I, Malakauskas K, Lavinskiene S, Jeroch J, Gasiuniene E, Vitkauskiene A, et al. Response of peripheral blood Th17 cells to inhaled Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus in patients with allergic rhinitis and asthma. Lung. 2012;190:487-95 pubmed
    ..We examined Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus-induced changes in peripheral blood Th17 cells to establish the importance of these cells in late-..
  12. Tseng S, Fu L, Nong B, Weng J, Shyur S. Changes in serum specific IgG4 and IgG4/ IgE ratio in mite-sensitized Taiwanese children with allergic rhinitis receiving short-term sublingual-swallow immunotherapy: a multicenter, randomized, placebo-controlled trial. Asian Pac J Allergy Immunol. 2008;26:105-12 pubmed
    ..Patients were randomly assigned to placebo or SLIT with a standardized Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus (D.p.)/D. farinae (D.f) 50/50 extract. Nasal symptom scores and use of medications were recorded...
  13. Yi F, Cheong N, Shek L, Shek P, Wang D, Chua K, et al. Identification of shared and unique immunoglobulin E epitopes of the highly conserved tropomyosins in Blomia tropicalis and Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus. Clin Exp Allergy. 2002;32:1203-10 pubmed
    ..Tropomyosin belongs to a class of highly conserved proteins in invertebrates and vertebrates. The invertebrate tropomyosins are allergenic in man with high IgE cross-reactivity and have been therefore referred to as pan-allergens...
  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
    ..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 and vapour-..
  15. 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
    ..rhizome of Atractylodes ovata (Atractylodes macrocephala) toward adult Dermatophagoides farinae and Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus was examined using fabric-circle residual contact and vapor-phase toxicity bioassays...
  16. Frisella P, Silverberg J, Joks R, Frieri M. Transforming growth factor beta: a role in the upper airway and rhinosinusitis-Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus-induced apoptosis with pulmonary alveolar cells. Am J Rhinol Allergy. 2011;25:231-5 pubmed publisher
    ..b>Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus is a common inhalant indoor allergen and is known for causing allergic rhinitis and airway ..
  17. Moniaga C, Egawa G, Kawasaki H, Hara Chikuma M, Honda T, Tanizaki H, et al. Flaky tail mouse denotes human atopic dermatitis in the steady state and by topical application with Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus extract. Am J Pathol. 2010;176:2385-93 pubmed publisher
    ..These results suggest that the Flg(ft) mouse genotype has potential as an animal model of AD corresponding with filaggrin mutation in human AD...
  18. 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...
  19. Pike A, Cunningham M, Lester P. Development of Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus (Acari: Pyroglyphidae) at constant and simultaneously fluctuating temperature and humidity conditions. J Med Entomol. 2005;42:266-9 pubmed
    ..the longevity, life stage length, and fecundity of a New Zealand strain of European house dust mite, Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus (Trouessart), at constant (23 degrees C, 75% RH) and the fluctuating conditions typically found in dry ..
  20. Bernardini R, Mistrello G, Novembre E, Roncarolo D, Zanotta S, Lombardi E, et al. Cross-reactivity between IgE-binding proteins from Anisakis simplex and Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus. Int J Immunopathol Pharmacol. 2005;18:671-5 pubmed
    An association was found between Anisakis simplex (As) and Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus (Dp) sensitization...
  21. O Neil S, Heinrich T, Hales B, Hazell L, Holt D, Fischer K, et al. The chitinase allergens Der p 15 and Der p 18 from Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus. Clin Exp Allergy. 2006;36:831-9 pubmed
    House dust mites Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus and Dermatophagoides farinae cause allergic disease in humans as well as in dogs...
  22. Westritschnig K, Sibanda E, Thomas W, Auer H, Aspöck H, Pittner G, et al. Analysis of the sensitization profile towards allergens in central Africa. Clin Exp Allergy. 2003;33:22-7 pubmed
    ..Almost no information is available regarding the prevalence of IgE-mediated allergies and the disease-eliciting allergens in tropical Africa...
  23. Hernandez N, Ibero M, Ridao M, Artigas R, Vinas M, Castillo M. Safety of specific immunotherapy using a depigmented and polymerised extract of Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus in children under five years of age. Allergol Immunopathol (Madr). 2011;39:267-70 pubmed publisher
    ..However, insufficient evidence exists to support such an affirmation...
  24. Miranda D, Silva D, Fernandes J, Queirós M, Chiba H, Ynoue L, et al. Serum and salivary IgE, IgA, and IgG4 antibodies to Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus and its major allergens, Der p1 and Der p2, in allergic and nonallergic children. Clin Dev Immunol. 2011;2011:302739 pubmed publisher
    ..We evaluated levels of specific IgE, IgA, and IgG4 antibodies to the Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus (Dpt) house dust mite and to its major allergens (Der p1 and Der p2) in serum and saliva samples from ..
  25. Kim E, Kim S, Kim K, Park J, Kim Y, Sohn M, et al. Basement membrane thickening and clinical features of children with asthma. Allergy. 2007;62:635-40 pubmed
    ..This study evaluated children with asthma for the presence of BM thickening...
  26. Garfias Y, Ortiz B, Hernandez J, Magana D, Becerril Angeles M, Zenteno E, et al. CD4+ CD30+ T cells perpetuate IL-5 production in Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus allergic patients. Allergy. 2006;61:27-34 pubmed
    ..Our aims were: (i) to analyze if CD4+ CD30+ T cells from allergic patients proliferate in response to Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus, and (ii) if upon stimulation this cell population produces IL-4 and IL-5.
  27. Rujeni N, Nausch N, Bourke C, Midzi N, Mduluza T, Taylor D, et al. Atopy is inversely related to schistosome infection intensity: a comparative study in Zimbabwean villages with distinct levels of Schistosoma haematobium infection. Int Arch Allergy Immunol. 2012;158:288-98 pubmed publisher
    ..e. high (n = 365) and low (n = 307) transmission. Allergic reactivity to the common house dust mite (Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus) was measured by skin prick tests and allergen-specific IgE and IgG4 quantified by enzyme-linked ..
  28. 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
    ..acetyleugenol, isoeugenol, and methyleugenol) against adults of Dermatophagoides farinae and Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus was examined using direct contact application and fumigation methods and compared with those of benzyl ..
  29. Sun J, Wang R, Yin J, Wang L, Zhang H, Li H, et al. Comparison and evaluation of several Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus allergen extracts for skin prick test. Chin Med Sci J. 2009;24:86-90 pubmed
    To evaluate the significance of several Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus allergen extracts for skin prick test (SPT) in patients allergic to Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus.
  30. Weghofer M, Thomas W, Pittner G, Horak F, Valenta R, Vrtala S. Comparison of purified Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus allergens and extract by two-dimensional immunoblotting and quantitative immunoglobulin E inhibitions. Clin Exp Allergy. 2005;35:1384-91 pubmed
    The allergens of the house dust mite (Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus, Der p), one of the most important indoor allergen sources, occur as isoallergens that differ in their amino acid sequence...
  31. 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...
  32. King M, Tamulis T, Lockey R. Prick puncture skin tests and serum specific IgE as predictors of nasal challenge response to dermatophagoides pteronyssinus in older adults. Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol. 2008;101:12-7 pubmed publisher
    The ability of prick puncture skin test (PPST) results and the presence of serum specific IgE (sIgE) to Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus to predict positive or negative nasal challenge (NC) results has not been determined in older adults.
  33. Burazer L, Milovanovic K, Milovanovic M, Vuckovic O, Velickovic T, Gavrovic Jankulovic M. Impact of Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus mite body raw material on house dust mite allergy diagnosis in a Serbian population. Med Vet Entomol. 2011;25:77-83 pubmed publisher
  34. Chen Z, Li M, Chen Y, Ji J, Li Y, Chen W, et al. Effects of dermatophagoides pteronyssinus allergen-specific immunotherapy on the serum interleukin-13 and pulmonary functions in asthmatic children. Chin Med J (Engl). 2009;122:1157-61 pubmed
    ..This study aimed at exploring the effects of dermatophagoides pteronyssinus allergen-specific immunotherapy (SIT) on the serum interleukin (IL)-13 and pulmonary functions in ..
  35. Horackova J, Rudenko N, Golovchenko M, Grubhoffer L. Der-p2 ( Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus) allergen-like protein from the hard tick Ixodes ricinus - a novel member of ML (MD-2-related lipid-recognition) domain protein family. Parasitology. 2010;137:1139-49 pubmed publisher
    ..In ticks, genes encoding proteins belonging to the ML protein family were identified, but their protein products have not been characterized yet...
  36. 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
    ..derivatives were determined using impregnated fabric disk bioassay against Dermatophagoides farinae , Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus , and Tyrophagus putrescentiae and compared with that of synthetic acaricide...
  37. Weghofer M, Grote M, Resch Y, Casset A, Kneidinger M, Kopec J, et al. Identification of Der p 23, a peritrophin-like protein, as a new major Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus allergen associated with the peritrophic matrix of mite fecal pellets. J Immunol. 2013;190:3059-67 pubmed publisher
    The house dust mite (HDM) Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus is one of most important allergen sources and a major elicitor of allergic asthma. We screened a D. pteronyssinus expression cDNA library with IgE Abs from HDM allergic patients...
  38. Potapinska O, Gorska E, Zawadzka Krajewska A, Kulus M, Wasik M, Demkow U. [The usefulness of CD203c expression measurement on basophils after activation with grass pollen and Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus antigens. Preliminary study]. Pneumonol Alergol Pol. 2009;77:138-44 pubmed
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the usefulness of antigen CD203c expression, as a marker of basophil activation by grass pollen or D. pteronyssinus antigens...
  39. Zhang L, Wang C, Han D, Wang X, Zhao Y, Liu J. Comparative study of cluster and conventional immunotherapy schedules with dermatophagoides pteronyssinus in the treatment of persistent allergic rhinitis. Int Arch Allergy Immunol. 2009;148:161-9 pubmed publisher
    ..We sought to compare the efficacy and safety of a 6-week cluster schedule of specific immunotherapy with that of a 14-week conventional schedule for the treatment of subjects with persistent AR...
  40. Aydogan M, Mete N, Yazi D, Akkoc T, Ozdemir C, Blaser K, et al. Comparison of Der p1-specific antibody levels in children with allergic airway disease and healthy controls. Pediatr Allergy Immunol. 2007;18:320-5 pubmed
    ..We concluded that although all of the specific antibody levels increased with longer duration of asthma, IgA/IgE ratio remains to be low in asthmatic children allergic to HDM...
  41. Casanovas M, Fernández Caldas E, Alamar R, Basomba A. Comparative study of tolerance between unmodified and high doses of chemically modified allergen vaccines of Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus. Int Arch Allergy Immunol. 2005;137:211-8 pubmed
    ..The physiochemical modification of allergens to reduce allergenicity, while retaining immunogenicity, provides a chance for the administration of higher doses of immunotherapy, with a decreased risk of systemic reactions...
  42. 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
    ..farinae and D. pteronyssinus adults, respectively. The results suggested that p-anisaldehyde may be useful as a lead compound for the development of new agents for the selective control of house dust mites...
  43. Dermauw W, Van Leeuwen T, Vanholme B, Tirry L. The complete mitochondrial genome of the house dust mite Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus (Trouessart): a novel gene arrangement among arthropods. BMC Genomics. 2009;10:107 pubmed publisher
    ..In this study, we describe the mitochondrial genome of the European house dust mite Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus, the most important member of this largely neglected group. ..
  44. Azofra J, Lombardero M. Limpet anaphylaxis: cross-reactivity between limpet and house-dust mite Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus. Allergy. 2003;58:146-9 pubmed
    ..Limpet is a mollusc that is frequently found along the shores of warm seas. Few allergic reactions to limpet have been described, and cross-reactivity with house-dust mites has not been established...
  45. Warmbold C, Uliczka K, Rus F, Suck R, Petersen A, Silverman N, et al. Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus major allergen 1 activates the innate immune response of the fruit fly Drosophila melanogaster. J Immunol. 2013;190:366-71 pubmed publisher
    ..We show that Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus major allergen 1 (Der p 1), the major allergen of the house dust mite, efficiently activates various ..
  46. Antunez C, Mayorga C, Corzo J, Jurado A, Torres M. Two year follow-up of immunological response in mite-allergic children treated with sublingual immunotherapy. Comparison with subcutaneous administration. Pediatr Allergy Immunol. 2008;19:210-8 pubmed publisher
    ..response in patients receiving SLIT, we compared children with respiratory disease monosensitized to Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus receiving SLIT or SCIT over a 2-yr period...
  47. Wang J, Lin C, Hsiao Y, Liou Y, Wu L. Single nucleotide polymorphisms and haplotype of MD-1 gene associated with high serum IgE phenotype with mite-sensitive allergy in Taiwanese children. Int J Immunogenet. 2007;34:407-12 pubmed
    ..We conducted a case-control study on 237 controls and 281 allergic patients sensitive to Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus (Der p) and Dermatophagoides farinae (Der f) by genotyping 35 SNPs in MD-1 gene region...
  48. Ciftci I, Cetinkaya Z, Atambay M, Kiyildi N, Aycan O, Daldal N. House dust mite fauna in western Anatolia, Turkey. Korean J Parasitol. 2006;44:259-64 pubmed
    ..1%) of 290 samples. The family Pyroglyphidae (Astigmata) was present in all positive samples. This study suggests that the selected western Anatolian regions that share similar environmental conditions host similar dust mite populations...
  49. Edston E, van Hage Hamsten M. Death in anaphylaxis in a man with house dust mite allergy. Int J Legal Med. 2003;117:299-301 pubmed
    ..Analysis of allergen-specific IgE showed high values for Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus and farinae. High mite allergen levels were found in dust obtained from the patient's mattress...
  50. Baron Bodo V, Batard T, Nguyen H, Fréreux M, Horiot S, Harwanegg C, et al. Absence of IgE neosensitization in house dust mite allergic patients following sublingual immunotherapy. Clin Exp Allergy. 2012;42:1510-8 pubmed publisher
    ..The impact of sublingual immunotherapy (SLIT) on IgE neosensitization remains to be evaluated in large cohorts of patients...
  51. Sanchez Bahillo M, Garcia Marcos L, Martinez Torres A, Perez Fernandez V, Sanchez Solis M. Concordance of lateral flow and skin prick tests in the assessment of allergen sensitisation in the epidemiological field in children. Int Arch Allergy Immunol. 2010;152:378-83 pubmed publisher
    ..Concordance between LFT and skin-prick test (SPT) has not been assessed in epidemiological studies. The aim of this study is to determine LFT-SPT concordance in this field...
  52. Liao E, Ho C, Lin M, Tsai J. Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus and Tyrophagus putrescentiae allergy in allergic rhinitis caused by cross-reactivity not dual-sensitization. J Clin Immunol. 2010;30:830-9 pubmed publisher
    Tyrophagus putrescentiae and Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus are causative factors for the development of airway hypersensitivity. The main objective in this study was to identify the cross-reactive allergens between T. putrescentiae and D...
  53. Stewart G, Robinson C. The immunobiology of allergenic peptidases. Clin Exp Allergy. 2003;33:3-6 pubmed