Non-peer reviewed articles
How to Treat Food Allergy.
Published in New Zealand Doctor, November 2012. Click
How to Treat Recurrent Infections in Childhood.
Published in New Zealand Doctor, May 2010. Click
Articles written by Associate Professor Rohan Ameratunga
Comprehensive genetic testing for primary immunodeficiency disorders in a tertiary hospital: 10-year experience in Auckland, New Zealand.
Published in Allergy Asthma Clinical Immunology, December 2016. Click here »
Hereditary Angioedema as a Metabolic Liver Disorder: Novel Therapeutic Options and Prospects for Cure.
Published in Frontiers in Immunology, November 2016. Click here »
Diagnostic criteria for common variable immunodeficiency disorders.
Published in Journal of Allergy & Clinical Immunology: In Practice, Sep-Oct 2016 Click here »
The case for a national service for primary immune deficiency disorders in New Zealand.
Published in New Zealand Medical Journal, June 2016. Click here »
Application of diagnostic and treatment criteria for common variable immunodeficiency disorder.
Published in Expert Review of Clinical Immunology, Volume 12 2016. Click here »
Profound Reversible Hypogammaglobulinemia Caused by Celiac Disease in the Absence of Protein Losing Enteropathy.
Published in Journal of Clinical Immunology, August 2015. Click here »
Haploinsufficiency of the NF-?B1 Subunit p50 in Common Variable Immunodeficiency.
Publishedin American Journal of Human Genetics, Sep 2015. Click here »
New diagnostic criteria could distinguish common variable
immunodeficiency disorder from anticonvulsant-induced hypogammaglobulinemia.
Published in Clinical and Experimental Neuroimmunology, February
Comparison of diagnostic criteria for common variable
Published in Frontiers in Immunology, September 2014. Click
Identification of germinal centres in the lymph node of
a patient with hyperimmunoglobulin M syndrome associated with
Published in the Journal of Clinical Immunology, October 2014.
Health risks and adverse reactions to functional foods.
Published in Critical Reviews in Food Science Nutrition, August
New diagnostic criteria for common variable immune deficiency
(CVID), which may assist with decisions to treat with intravenous
or subcutaneous immunoglobulin.
Published in Clinical and Experimental Immunology, November
Hypogammaglobulinemia factitia- Munchausen syndrome masquerading
as common variable immune deficiency. Published in Allergy,
Asthma and Clinical Immunology, September 2013. Click
Samter's triad in childhood: a warning for those prescribing
Published in Paediatric Anaesthesia, August 2013. Click
Diagnostic utility of modified gliadin peptide antibody
assays in New Zealand children.
Published in the Journal of Paediatric Gastroenterology Nutrition,
July 2013. Click
Variability of memory B cell markers in a cohort of common
variable immune deficiency patients over 6 months.
Published in the Scandinavian Journal of Immunology, June
Clinical variability of family members with the C104R
mutation in transmembrane activator and calcium modulator
and cyclophilin ligand interactor (TACI).
Published in the Journal of Clinical Immunology, January 2013.
Gluteal subcutaneous atrophy after depot steroid injection
for allergic rhinitis.
Published in the World Allergy Organization Journal, 2012
Primary immune deficiency disorders in the South Pacific:
the clinical utility of a customized genetic testing program
in New Zealand. (Abstract).
Published in the Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences,
November 2011. Click
Rheumatoid factor measurement-continuing problems 70 years
after discovery. (Abstract).
Published in Clinical Rheumatology, September 2011. Click
Anaphylaxis to hyperallergenic functional foods
Published in Allergy, Asthma & Clinical Immunology
Adverse reactions to food in New Zealand children aged
Published in the NZ Medical Journal 17 December 2010,
Vol 123 No 1327. Click
Molecular diagnostic testing for primary immune deficiency
Published in BMC Allergy and Immunology, July 2010. Click
Customised molecular diagnosis of primary immune deficiency
disorders in New Zealand: an efficient strategy for a small
New Zealand Medical Journal, October 2009. Click
Unstable angina following anaphylaxis. (Abstract).
Postgraduate Medical Journal, December 2008. Click
Latex glove use by food handlers: the case for nonlatex
Journal of Food Protection, November 2008. Click
Cellular and Molecular Characterisation of the Hyper Immunoglobulin
M Syndrome Associated with Congenital Rubella Infection.
August 2008. Click here
The changing epidemiology of food allergyimplications
for New Zealand.
NZ Medical Journal April 2008. Click
Television interviews of Associate Professor Rohan Ameratunga
Close Up, Television New Zealand, 21 May 2009
The dark side of Dairy