Early origins of asthma (and allergy)

@inproceedings{Kabesch2016EarlyOO,
  title={Early origins of asthma (and allergy)},
  author={Michael Kabesch},
  booktitle={Molecular and cellular pediatrics},
  year={2016}
}
SummaryAsthma is the most common chronic disease starting in childhood and persisting into adulthood in many cases. During childhood, different forms of asthma and wheezing disorders exist that can be discriminated by the mechanisms they are caused by. Specific genetic constellations and exposure against environmental factors during early childhood and in utero play a decisive role in the early development of the disease. Epigenetic mechanisms which are master regulators of gene transcription… CONTINUE READING
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