Category: BAT Relevant Literature

Basophil Activation Test Discriminates Between Allergy and Tolerance in Peanut-Sensitized Children.

BAT Relevant Literature: Santos AF, Douiri A, Bécares N, Wu SY, Stephens A, Radulovic S, Chan SM, Fox AT, Du Toit G, Turcanu V, Lack G. Basophil activation test discriminates between allergy and tolerance in peanut-sensitized children. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2014 Sep;134(3):645-52. PMID: 25065721 doi: 10.1016/j.jaci.2014.04.039. Highlights from this Publication “BAT proved to be superior to
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Markers of Tolerance Development to Food Allergens

BAT Relevant Literature: Ponce M, Diesner SC, Szépfalusi Z, Eiwegger T. Markers of tolerance development to food allergens. Allergy. 2016 Oct;71(10):1393-404. Epub 2016 Jul 11. Review.  PMID: 27286276 DOI: 10.1111/all.12953 Highlights from this Publication “Biomarkers that predict tolerance development as compared to desensitization are needed. This is decisive to consult patients on treatment duration and risk behavior if OIT
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The Clinical Utility of Basophil Activation Testing in Diagnosis and Monitoring of Allergic Disease

BAT Relevant Literature: 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 2015 Sep
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Making the Most of In Vitro Tests to Diagnose Food Allergy

BAT Relevant Literature: Santos AF, Brough HA. Making the Most of In Vitro Tests to Diagnose Food Allergy. J Allergy Clin Immunol Pract. 2017 Mar - Apr;5(2):237-248. PMID: 28283150  DOI: 10.1016/j.jaip.2016.12.003. Highlights from this Publication “Various in vitro tests assess different aspects of the underlying immune mechanism of IgE-mediated food allergy. Some can be used for diagnostic
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Road Map for the Clinical Application of the Basophil Activation Test in Food Allergy

BAT Relevant Literature: Santos AF, Shreffler WG. Road map for the clinical application of the basophil activation test in food allergy. Clin Exp Allergy. 2017 Sep;47(9):1115-1124. doi: 10.1111/cea.12964. Epub 2017 Aug 1. Review. PubMed PMID: 28618090 DOI: 10.1111/cea.12964 . Highlights from this Publication “..BAT is sensitive and more specific than standard testing and has the potential to reduce
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