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:

IL5 Gene

IL5 Gene Definition The IL5 gene encodes a cytokine (IL-5), a protein that acts as a growth and differentiation factor for both B cells and eosinophil granulocytes. The cytokine encoded plays an important role in regulating eosinophil formation, maturation, recruitment, and survival. Increased pr...

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