H.‐J. Park

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BACKGROUND Serotonin (5-hydroxytryptamine, 5HT) is involved in hypothalamic regulation of energy consumption. Also, the gut microbiome can influence neuronal signaling to the brain through vagal afferent neurons. Therefore, serotonin concentrations in the central nervous system and the composition of the microbiota can be related to obesity. OBJECTIVE To(More)
BACKGROUND Chronic urticaria/angioedema is a common phenotype in patients with aspirin sensitivity; however, its genetic mechanism is not understood. Transforming growth factor (TGF)beta1 is a key regulatory cytokine involved in allergic inflammation. OBJECTIVE We examined the association of a TGFbeta1 genetic polymorphism with aspirin-intolerant chronic(More)
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