Q97112 HLA Testing (CIRS)

Human Leukocyte Antigen (HLA) profiles indicate antigen presentation capacity.

Antigen presentation then determines the likely immune response to a foreign protein. This HLA test considers the HLA profile required for consideration of CIRS as per the work of Dr Shoemaker and the Centre for Biotoxin Related Illness.

Choo SY. The HLA System: Genetics, immunology, clinical testing and clinical implications. Yonsei Med. J 2007:48(1):11-23

Berndtson, K., McMahon, S., Ackerley, M., Rapaport, S., Gupta, S., Shoemaker, R. Medically sound investigation and remediation of water-damaged buildings in cases of chronic inflammatory response syndrome. Published online. 2016 Jan. retrieved on 9/22/18