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|1. (WO2018135561) METHOD FOR DETERMINING THERAPEUTIC EFFICACY OF ALLERGEN IMMUNOTHERAPY|
|Applicants:||NATIONAL UNIVERSITY CORPORATION CHIBA UNIVERSITY
|Title:||METHOD FOR DETERMINING THERAPEUTIC EFFICACY OF ALLERGEN IMMUNOTHERAPY|
The present invention addresses the problem of providing: a method for determining the therapeutic efficacy of an allergen immunotherapy on allergic rhinitis with high accuracy; and others. The fluctuation in the number of ST2+ CD4+ T cells and the fluctuation in the number of at least one type of CD4+ T cells selected from the group consisting of CD27- CD4+ T cells, CD161+ CD4+ T cells, IL-5+ CD4+ T cells and IL-13+ CD4+ T cells before and after the start of an allergen immunotherapy on allergic rhinitis are analyzed, and it is determined that the immunotherapy using an allergen is effective for an allergic rhinitis patient when both of the cells decrease.