ResearchPad - atopic-dermatitis-urticaria-and-skin-disease Default RSS Feed en-us © 2020 Newgen KnowledgeWorks <![CDATA[Interleukin 31 in insect bite hypersensitivity—Alleviating clinical symptoms by active vaccination against itch]]> Equine IL‐31 is detectable in insect bite hypersensitivity (IBH) skin lesions upon insect bites and mediates pruritus by targeting peripheral nerves. IL‐31 is absent in skin biopsies from nonlesional or healthy skin. eIL‐31‐CuMVTT vaccine successfully induces autoantibodies against IL‐31 and reduces lesion scores in horses.