Category: BÜHLMANN Flow CAST® Allergy Assay Citations

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The Clinical Utility of Basophil Activation Testing in Diagnosis and Monitoring of Allergic Disease

Chronic Urticaria and BAT Guidelines: Hoffmann HJ, Santos AF, Mayorga C, Nopp A, Eberlein B, Ferrer M, Rouzaire P, Ebo DG, Sabato V, Sanz ML, Pecaric-Petkovic T, Patil SU, Hausmann OV, Shreffler WG, Korosec P, Knol EF. The clinical utility of basophil activation testing in diagnosis and monitoring of allergic disease. Allergy. 2015 Nov;70(11):1393-405. Epub
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The EAACI/GA(2) LEN/EDF/WAO Guideline for the Definition, Classification, Diagnosis, and Management of Urticaria

Chronic Urticaria and BAT Guidelines: Zuberbier T, et al;; European Academy of Allergy and Clinical Immunology; Global Allergy and Asthma European Network; European Dermatology Forum; World Allergy Organization. The EAACI/GA(2) LEN/EDF/WAO Guideline for the definition, classification, diagnosis, and management of urticaria: the 2013 revision and update. Allergy. 2014 Jul;69(7):868-87.  Epub 2014 Apr 30. PubMed PMID:
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Functional and Phenotypic Analysis of Basophils Allows Determining Distinct Subtypes in Patients with Chronic urticaria

Flow CAST® Assay: Rauber MM, Pickert J, Holiangu L, Möbs C, Pfützner W. Functional and phenotypic analysis of basophils allows determining distinct subtypes in patients with chronic urticaria. Allergy. 2017 Dec;72(12):1904-1911. . Epub 2017 Jul 12. PubMed PMID: 28585360; doi:10.1111/all.13215 Highlights from this Publication “CU can be categorized into three immunologic subgroups based on their basophil
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Positive CD63 Basophil Activation Tests Are Common in Children with Chronic Spontaneous Urticaria and Linked to High Disease Activity

Flow CAST® Assay:   Netchiporouk E, Moreau L, Rahme E, Maurer M, Lejtenyi D, Ben-Shoshan M. Positive CD63 Basophil Activation Tests Are Common in Children with Chronic Spontaneous Urticaria and Linked to High Disease Activity. Int Arch Allergy Immunol. 2016;171(2):81-88. Epub 2016 Nov 16. PubMed PMID:27846634; doi:  10.1159/000451084. Highlights from this Publication “Our study provides, for the
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Basophil Activation Test Identifies the Patients with Chronic Spontaneous Urticaria Suffering the Most Active Disease

Flow CAST® Assay: Curto-Barredo L, Yelamos et al. Basophil Activation Test identifies the patients with Chronic Spontaneous Urticaria suffering the most active disease. Immun Inflamm Dis. 2016 Oct 4;4(4):441-445. eCollection 2016 Dec. PubMed PMID: 27980778; doi:  10.1002/iid3.125. Highlights from this Publication “BAT was performed, measuring expression of the CD63 surface marker on basophils from whole blood by
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Assessment of Sensitization to Grape and Wine Allergens as Possible Causes of Adverse Reactions to Wine: A Pilot Study

Flow CAST® Assay: Jaeckels N, Bellinghausen I, Fronk P, Heydenreich B, Saloga J, Decker H. Assessment of sensitization to grape and wine allergens as possible causes of adverse reactions to wine: a pilot study. Clin Transl Allergy. 2015 Jun 22;5:21.PMID: 26101585  DOI: 10.1186/s13601-015-0065-8 Highlights from this Publication This article show the unique potential of BAT testing for studying specific allergies when
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Anaphylaxis to Galacto-Oligosaccharides–An Evaluation in an Atopic Population in Singapore

Flow CAST® Assay: Soh JY, Huang CH, Chiang WC, Llanora GV, Lee AJ, Loh W, Chin YL, Tay VY, Chan YH, Dianne D, Lee BW. Anaphylaxis to galacto-oligosaccharides--an evaluation in an atopic population in Singapore.. Allergy. 2015 Aug;70(8):1020-3. Epub 2015 May 22.PMID: 25951913 DOI: 10.1111/all.12645 Highlights from this Publication  "By extrapolating the BAT and oral challenge results, the prevalence
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Systematic Characterization of Basophil Anergy

Flow CAST® Assay: Puan KJ, Andiappan AK, Lee B, Kumar D, Lai TS, Yeo G, Bercin D, Starke M, Haase D, Lum J, Chew FT, Connolly J, Wong SC, Zolezzi F, Poidinger M, Wang DY, Rotzschke O. Systematic characterization of basophil anergy. Allergy 2016; PMID: 27271846 DOI: 10.1111/all.12952 Highlights from this Publication “We present a novel data-driven flow cytometric
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Towards a Clinical Validation of the BÜHLMANN Flow CAST® Basophil Activation Test for Drug and Protein Allergy

Flow CAST® Assay: Schneider M, Eberlein B, Léon Suárez I, Hausmann O, Wolanczyk-Medrala A, Medrala W, Romano A, Seneviratne S, Snorton A, Niederberger C, Jermann T. Towards a clinical validation of the BÜHLMANN Flow2 CAST® basophil activation test for drug and protein allergy. Poter XXV. EAACI annual meeting, Warsaw, 06.-10. June 2009. Highlights from this Publication
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Immunological Characterization of Dutch Sesame Seed-Allergic Patients

Flow CAST® Assay: Teodorowicz M. et al, Immunological Characterization of Dutch Sesame Seed-Allergic Patients. Int Arch Allergy Immunol 2016;169:13–22.  PMID: 26954556 DOI: 10.1159/000443641. Highlights from this Publication “..In this study, the BAT assay gave an added value to the ImmunoCAP inhibition experiments and Western blot analysis in determinating the clinical relevance and immunological cross-reactivity profile of IgE-sensitized
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