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Journal of Allergy
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 490905, 11 pages
Sublingual Immunotherapy Induces Regulatory Function of IL-10-Expressing CD4+CD25+Foxp3+ T Cells of Cervical Lymph Nodes in Murine Allergic Rhinitis Model
1Department of Experimental Animals, Center for Integrated Research in Science, Shimane University, 89-1 Enya-cho, Izumo, Shimane 693-8501, Japan
2Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Faculty of Medicine, Shimane University, 89-1 Enya-cho, Izumo, Shimane 693-8501, Japan
Received 3 April 2012; Revised 5 September 2012; Accepted 21 September 2012
Academic Editor: Robert J. Bischof
Copyright © 2012 Takaya Yamada et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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