Treatment with chitin microparticles is protective against lung histopathology in a murine asthma model


Ozdemir C., Yazi D., Aydogan M., Akkoc T. , Bahceciler N. N. , Strong P., et al.

CLINICAL AND EXPERIMENTAL ALLERGY, cilt.36, ss.960-968, 2006 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 36 Konu: 7
  • Basım Tarihi: 2006
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1111/j.1365-2222.2006.02515.x
  • Dergi Adı: CLINICAL AND EXPERIMENTAL ALLERGY
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.960-968

Özet

Chitin, a natural polysaccharide extracted from shrimp, is a potent T and B cell adjuvant when delivered in the form of chitin microparticles and can shift a polarized T-helper type 2 (Th2) immune response towards a Th1 response.