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Λεξικό .. á1-antichymotrypsin

A protease inhibitor related to á1-antitrypsin in amino acid sequence and gene arrangement. A deficiency in á1-antichymotrypsin has shown an association with asthma. Heterozygous á1-antichymotrypsin deficiencybhas been reported to have a significantly increased prevalence in children with asthma while the first degree relatives of women with heterozygous á1-antichymotrypsin deficiency have a higher prevalence of asthma than matched control subjects.\


Lindmark B. Asthma and heterozygous á1-antichymotrypsin deficiency: a popssible association. J. Intern. Med. 1990;227.

Γκέλης Ν.Δ. - Λεξικό Αλλεργίας - Εκδόσεις ΒΕΛΛΕΡOΦΟΝΤΗΣ - Κόρινθος 2013

Gelis Ν.D. - Dictionary of Allergies - VELLEROFONTIS Publications - Corinth 2013