Department Allergology

Priv.-Doz. Dr. med. habil. Heinrich Dickel

Head physician of the department of allergology, occupational and environmental dermatology. Spokesman of the Allergy Centre Ruhr (ACR) of the Ruhr-University Bochum and Chairman of the German Contact Allergy Group (DKG).

Scientific Advisory Board

  • Prof. Dr. med. E. Stockfleth, Bochum
  • Prof. Dr. med. W. Marsch, Halle
  • Prof. Dr. med. Dr. h.c. E. Christophers, Kiel
  • Prof. Dr. med. J. Barth, Leipzig
  • Prof. Dr. med. W. Sterry, Berlin

News from the department of Allergology

Latest entry from the department of Allergology:

Mast cell

Mast cell Definition Mast cells have been so named (after Paul Ehrlich) because they look like "fattened" under the light microscope. Mast cells are characterized by their staining with basophilic dyes (toluidine blue; tolonium chloride) and a granular cytoplasm.Mast cells are amoeboid mobile, sm...

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