Affiliation: Norwegian Institute of Public Health
- Mould extracts increase the allergic response to ovalbumin in miceC Instanes
Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Division of Environmental Medicine, Nydalen, Oslo, Norway
Clin Exp Allergy 34:1634-41. 2004..Previously, we have found that a beta-1,3-glucan from the cell wall of the fungus Sclerotinia sclerotiorum increases the allergic response to the model allergen ovalbumin (OVA) in a mouse model...
- Allergens and endotoxin in settled dust from day-care centers and schools in Oslo, NorwayC Instanes
Division of Environmental Medicine, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
Indoor Air 15:356-62. 2005..In contrast, <1% of the samples had measurable levels of the mite allergen Der p 1. Moreover, the levels of endotoxin tended to be higher in dust from floors (1.4 ng/m2) compared with that from mattresses (0.9 ng/m2)...
- Gender differences in indoor allergen exposure and association with current rhinitisR J Bertelsen
Department of Environmental Immunology, Division of Environmental Medicine, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Nydalen, Oslo, Norway
Clin Exp Allergy 40:1388-97. 2010..Differences between boys and girls in allergic manifestations are well known, and this difference is possibly not attributed to physiological differences alone...