allergenic extract


allergenic extract
an extract of allergenic components from a crude preparation of an allergen, e.g., weed, grass, or tree pollen, molds, house dust, or animal dander, used for diagnostic skin testing or for immunotherapy (hyposensitization) of allergy.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • extract — 1. (ek′strakt)A concentrated preparation of a drug obtained by removing the active constituents of the drug with suitable solvents, evaporating all or nearly all of the solvent, and adjusting the residual mass or powder to the prescribed standard …   Medical dictionary

  • Wheat allergy — Wheat allergy, also known as wheat hypersensitivity is most commonly a food allergy, but can also be a respiratory or contact allergy resulting from occupational exposure. Like all allergies wheat allergy involves IgE and mast cell response.… …   Wikipedia

  • Federica Sallusto — (born November 27, 1961) is an Italian biologist. She was born in Naples, Italy. After high school, she studied in the Faculty of Biology at the University of La Sapienza in Rome where she took the degree with honors.She is currently group leader …   Wikipedia

  • Allergy — Classification and external resources Hives are a common allergic symptom. ICD 10 T78.4 …   Wikipedia

  • Allergen — An allergen is any substance that can cause an allergy. In technical terms, an allergen is a non parasitic antigen capable of stimulating a type I hypersensitivity reaction in atopic individuals.[1] Most humans mount significant Immunoglobulin E… …   Wikipedia

  • Burseraceae — taxobox name = Burseraceae image caption = Bursera simaruba (Gumbo limbo) regnum = Plantae unranked divisio = Angiosperms unranked classis = Eudicots unranked ordo = Rosids ordo = Sapindales familia = Burseraceae familia authority = Kunth… …   Wikipedia

  • Shampoo — This article is about the haircare product. For other uses, see Shampoo (disambiguation). Bottles of shampoo and lotions manufactured in the early 20th century by the C.L. Hamilton Co. of Washington, D.C. Shampoo (English pronunciation:… …   Wikipedia

  • Ginkgo biloba — This article is about the tree. For the Goethe poem, see Gingo biloba. Ginkgo biloba Temporal range: 49.5–0 Ma …   Wikipedia

  • Lingzhi — Taxobox name = Ganoderma lucidum image width = 270px regnum = Fungi phylum = Basidiomycota classis = Agaricomycetes ordo = Polyporales familia = Ganodermataceae genus = Ganoderma species = G. lucidum binomial = Ganoderma lucidum binomial… …   Wikipedia

  • Achillea millefolium — Yarrow redirects here. For other uses, see Yarrow (disambiguation). Achillea millefolium near Amiens, France …   Wikipedia


Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.