Published in TB and Outbreaks Week, July 27th, 2004
"Although Glutaraldehyde (Glut) has been demonstrated to be a moderate contact sensitizer, numerous cases of occupational asthma related to Glut exposure have been reported. The purpose of these Studies was to examine the close-response relationship between Glut exposure and the development of T cell-mediated vs. IgE- mediated responses," researchers in the United States report.
"Initial evaluation of the sensitization potential was conducted using the local lymph node assay (LLNA) at concentrations ranging from 0.75% to 2.5%. A concentration-dependent increase in...
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