Allergic airway inflammation.


Several genes, including ADAM33, DPP10, PHF11, GPRA, and TIM-1, have been implicated in the pathogenesis and susceptibility to atopy and asthma. Advances have been made in defining the mechanism for the control of allergic airway inflammation in response to inhaled antigens. There is growing evidence that associates asthma with a systemic propensity for… (More)