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:

Alpha galactose syndrome

Alpha galactose syndrome Definition Delayed immediate type allergy to the disaccharide galactose-alpha-1-3-galactose (alpha-gal), a terminal glycoylation motif in glycoproteins and glycolipids of mammalian cells and tissues. In higher primates as well as in humans, this glycoside motif is no long...

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