Scope of the journal

The study of etiology, mechanism, diagnosis and treatment of disorders due to different types of hypersensitivity and recent advances in equipment and techniques for the study of clinical, genetical, molecular and inflammatory aspects can be included under the scope of the journal. View More...
Case reportOpen Access

A hidden food allergen : soy

Mehmet Ãœnsel, ÖmÃœr Ardeniz
Hypersensitivity 2 : 1

Original ResearchOpen Access

Eicosanoids in exhaled air after non-specific challenge in patients with asthma

Marek Kaszuba, Jagoda Kaszuba, Agata Sawina, Agata Kleciek, PaweÅ‚ StrÄ™k , Marek Sanak, Lucyna Mastalerz
Hypersensitivity 1 : 4

Original ResearchOpen Access

Metal sensitivity in patients before and after total knee arthroplasty (TKA): comparison between ceramic surfaced oxidized zirconium and cobalt-chromium implants

Atsushi Kitagawa, Takaaki Chin, Nobuhiro Tsumura, Tetsushiro Iguchi
Hypersensitivity 1 : 3

Case reportOpen Access

A unique case of delayed diagnosis of early onset acquired angioedema

Neil G Parikh, Joseph Yusin, William Klaustermeyer
Hypersensitivity 1 : 2

Original ResearchOpen Access

Prognostic indicators in extrinsic allergic alveolitis

Martina Sterclova, Martina Vasakova, Peter Paluch
Hypersensitivity 1 : 1

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Dr. Yoshimichi Okayama is a medical doctor, certified by Board of Internal Medicine, Respiratory Medicine (Subspecialty), and Allergy and Clinical Immunology (Subspecialty). He is currently working as Associate Professor at Nihon University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan and used to work as a visiting scientist at Laboratory of Allergic Diseases, NIAID, and NIH. His expertise is in the area of basic and clinical immunology and allergy. He is the author and co-author of peer-reviewed publications on two main topics: human mast cell biology and their roles in immunity; especially the roles of human mast cells in tissue remodeling in bronchial asthma.

Hypersensitivity Subject Areas

Allergic conjunctivitis, Allergic rhinitis, Allergy, Anaphylaxis, Angioedema, Asthma, Atopic dermatitis, Atopic eczema, Rhinoconjunctivitis, Rhinosinusitis, Urticaria, Food allergies, Venom hypersensitivity, Drug hypersensitivity, antibody-mediated hypersensitivity, cell-mediated hypersensitivity, contact hypersensitivity, cytotoxic hypersensitivity, delayed hypersensitivity, immediate hypersensitivity, immune complex–mediated hypersensitivity, T cell–mediated hypersensitivity