Bibliographical noteFunding Information:
This work was supported by a grant from the Medical Research Council of Great Britain. I wish to thank Dr. P. W. Askenase (Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT) for helpful advice with the experiments concerning the role of mast cells in dermatophytosis. I am also grateful to Prof. D. W. R. Mackenzie for his encouragement throughout this work and to Dr. R. J. Hay for editorial assistance.
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