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Integrating microbial and host transcriptomics to characterize asthma-associated microbial communities

Eduardo Castro-Nallar15*, Ying Shen2, Robert J. Freishtat3, Marcos Pérez-Losada134, Solaiappan Manimaran2, Gang Liu2, W. Evan Johnson2 and Keith A. Crandall1* *Corresponding authors: Eduardo Castro-Nallar eduardo.castro@unab.cl – Keith A Crandallkcrandall@gwu.edu Author Affiliations BMC Medical Genomics 2015, 8:50  doi:10.1186/s12920-015-0121-1 Abstract Background The relationships between infections…

Research in progress: Medical Research Council United Kingdom Refractory ‪#‎Asthma‬ Stratification Programme (RASP-UK). Open Access.

Thorax doi:10.1136/thoraxjnl-2015-207326 Chest clinic Audit, research and guideline update Liam G Heaney1, Ratko Djukanovic2, Ashley Woodcock3, Samantha Walker4,5,John G Matthews5, Ian D Pavord6, Peter Bradding7, Robert Niven3, Chris E Brightling7,Rekha Chaudhuri8, Joseph R Arron5, David F Choy5, Douglas Cowan8, Adel Mansur9,Andrew Menzies-Gow10, Ian…

National and regional asthma programmes in Europe

Olof Selroos1⇑, Maciej Kupczyk2, Piotr Kuna2, Piotr Łacwik2, Jean Bousquet3,David Brennan4, Susanna Palkonen4, Javier Contreras5, Mark FitzGerald6,Gunilla Hedlin7, Sebastian L. Johnston8, Renaud Louis9, Leanne Metcalf10,Samantha Walker10, Antonio Moreno-Galdó11, Nikolaos G. Papadopoulos12,José Rosado-Pinto13, Pippa Powell14 and Tari Haahtela15   Abstract This review presents seven national asthma…

Association between patterns of leisure time physical activity and asthma control in adult patients

BMJ Open Resp Res 2015;2:e000083 doi:10.1136/bmjresp-2015-000083 Respiratory epidemiology Simon L Bacon1,2,3, Catherine Lemiere2,4, Gregory Moullec1,2,5, Gregory Ninot6,Véronique Pepin1,2,3 and Kim L Lavoie1,2,7 Abstract Background Physical activity has been shown to have various health benefits in patients with asthma,…