Serum IgG responses against Aspergillus proteins prior to hematopoietic stem cell transplantation or chemotherapy identify patients who develop invasive aspergillosis
Biology of Blood and Marrow Transplantation, 08/10/2012
Du C et al. – The data suggest that some patients with IA have significant colonization or ongoing Aspergillus infections prior to immunosuppression. As such, IA may reflect unique predispositions to infection and/or progression from endogenous sources.