Links to Additional Sites

As I have navigated the world of mast cells gone wrong, I have come across a wide variety of web sites, scholarly articles, blogs and research sites that have been helpful to me.  I will keep a list of those sites here.


The Low Histamine Chef
Me & My Mast Cells: A Compendium of Information about Mastocytosis

Medical and Scholarly Articles, Books

Quercetin is more effective than cromolyn in blocking human mast cell cytokine release and inhibits contact dermatitis and photosensitivity in humans. 2012.

Presentation, Diagnosis and Management of Mast Cell Activation Syndrome 2012

Mast Cell Activation Syndrome: Proposed Diagnostic Criteria

Definitions, Criteria and Global Classification of Mast Cell Disorders with Special Reference to Mast Cell Activation Syndromes: A Consensus Proposal 2011/2012

Mast cell activation disease: a concise practical guide for diagnostic workup and therapeutic options 2011 J Hematology Oncology

Food Allergies and Intolerances

The Mastocytosis Chronicles Special Edition Newsletter for Healthcare Professionals 2014

Spectrum of mast cell activation disorders (I want this article but can't get it yet)

Mast Cells in Gastrointestinal Disease 2010 Gastroenterology and Hepatology


The Mastocytosis Society Canada
The Mastocytosis Society, Inc.
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious diseases: Mastocytosis

You Tube Videos

Mast Cell Activation Symptomatology Video (Part 1 of 3)
Mast Cell Activation Symptomatology Video (Part 2 of 3)
Mast Cell Activation Symptomatology Video (Part 3 of 3)
Mastocytosis? MCAS? other? Does a diagnosis really matter?
Mast Cell Activation Disorder presentation by Dr. Maria Castells on March 19, 2014

Current Researchers

Brigham and Women's Hospital: A Teaching Affiliate of Harvard Medical School
Dr T C Theoharides, MD Ph.D., - Mast Cells, Autism, Inflammation