An unwanted inheritance? Family studies into the genetics of asthma.

Abstract

1. Atopy underlies allergic asthma, rhinitis and eczema. 2. Atopy can be defined as a general state of excessive IgE responsiveness. 3. The aim of these genetic studies is the development of more effective preventions and treatments for asthma and other atopic disorders.

Cite this paper

@article{Shaw1994AnUI, title={An unwanted inheritance? Family studies into the genetics of asthma.}, author={Anthony Shaw}, journal={Professional nurse}, year={1994}, volume={10 1}, pages={61-5} }