Immunotherapy Basics Part 1 - Dr. Jay Portnoy reviews the basics of allergen immunotherapy (allergy shots) starting with its history and the extracts used to administer it. Held on August 13, 2012.
Immunotherapy Basics Part 2 - Dr. Jay Portnoy describes the process for writing a prescription for allergen immunotherapy (allergy shots). Held on August 13, 2012.
The two lectures are part of the ACAAI COLA YouTube channels that features more than 100 online conferences focused on allergy and immunology. The project is hosted by the allergy and immunology department at Mercy Children's Hospital in Kansas City and features many outside speakers.
Mechanisms of allergen-specific immunotherapy (click to enlarge the image):