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The glossary aids you in understanding the specialized terms in relation to cow’s milk allergy and other food allergies. Start by typing in the search box or use the alphabetical index to find what you are looking for.

  • T-cells

    Immune system cells produced by the bone marrow. T-cells belong to a group of white blood cells known as lymphocytes, and play a central role in immunity as they can recognize specific antigens and can activate or deactivate other immune cells.

  • Trigger

    An event that initiates others, or incites a response, e.g. an allergic reaction.