Leena von Hertzen

Summary

Affiliation: Helsinki University Central Hospital
Country: Finland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Growing disparities in atopy between the Finns and the Russians: a comparison of 2 generations
    Leena von Hertzen
    Skin and Allergy Hospital, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 117:151-7. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Disconnection of man and the soil: reason for the asthma and atopy epidemic?
    Leena von Hertzen
    Helsinki University Central Hospital, Skin and Allergy Hospital, Finland
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 117:334-44. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Infectious burden as a determinant of atopy-- a comparison between adults in Finnish and Russian Karelia
    Leena C von Hertzen
    Skin and Allergy Hospital, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    Int Arch Allergy Immunol 140:89-95. 2006
  4. doi request reprint Is house dust mite monosensitization associated with clinical disease?
    L C Von Hertzen
    Skin and Allergy Hospital, PO Box 160, 000029 Huch, Finland
    Allergy 63:379-81. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Microbial deprivation, inflammation and cancer
    Leena C von Hertzen
    Skin and Allergy Hospital, Helsinki University Central Hospital, P O Box 160, 00029 HUCH, Helsinki, Finland
    Cancer Metastasis Rev 30:211-23. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Finnish Allergy Programme 2008-2018--time to act and change the course
    T Haahtela
    Skin and Allergy Hospital, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    Allergy 63:634-45. 2008
  7. pmc The biodiversity hypothesis and allergic disease: world allergy organization position statement
    Tari Haahtela
    Skin and Allergy Hospital, Helsinki University Hospital, PO Box 160, 00029, Helsinki, HUCH, Finland
    World Allergy Organ J 6:3. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Contrasting immunological effects of two disparate dusts - preliminary observations
    Harri Alenius
    Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Helsinki, Finland
    Int Arch Allergy Immunol 149:81-90. 2009
  9. pmc Trends in prevalence of asthma and allergy in Finnish young men: nationwide study, 1966-2003
    Jari Latvala
    Research Institute of Military Medicine, Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Aapistie 1, 90220 Oulu, Finland
    BMJ 330:1186-7. 2005

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint Growing disparities in atopy between the Finns and the Russians: a comparison of 2 generations
    Leena von Hertzen
    Skin and Allergy Hospital, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 117:151-7. 2006
    ..We examined the occurrence and risk factors of atopy among schoolchildren and their mothers in 2 geographically adjacent areas with fundamental differences in living conditions and lifestyles...
  2. ncbi request reprint Disconnection of man and the soil: reason for the asthma and atopy epidemic?
    Leena von Hertzen
    Helsinki University Central Hospital, Skin and Allergy Hospital, Finland
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 117:334-44. 2006
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Infectious burden as a determinant of atopy-- a comparison between adults in Finnish and Russian Karelia
    Leena C von Hertzen
    Skin and Allergy Hospital, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    Int Arch Allergy Immunol 140:89-95. 2006
    ..We investigated the association between markers of infections and occurrence of atopy among adults in eastern Finland and western Russia, two adjacent areas with profound differences in living conditions and lifestyles...
  4. doi request reprint Is house dust mite monosensitization associated with clinical disease?
    L C Von Hertzen
    Skin and Allergy Hospital, PO Box 160, 000029 Huch, Finland
    Allergy 63:379-81. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Microbial deprivation, inflammation and cancer
    Leena C von Hertzen
    Skin and Allergy Hospital, Helsinki University Central Hospital, P O Box 160, 00029 HUCH, Helsinki, Finland
    Cancer Metastasis Rev 30:211-23. 2011
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Finnish Allergy Programme 2008-2018--time to act and change the course
    T Haahtela
    Skin and Allergy Hospital, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
    Allergy 63:634-45. 2008
    ..The current dogma of allergen avoidance has not proved effective in halting the 'epidemic', and it is the Finnish consensus that restoring and strengthening tolerance should more be in focus...
  7. pmc The biodiversity hypothesis and allergic disease: world allergy organization position statement
    Tari Haahtela
    Skin and Allergy Hospital, Helsinki University Hospital, PO Box 160, 00029, Helsinki, HUCH, Finland
    World Allergy Organ J 6:3. 2013
    ..Data on behavioural means to induce tolerance are outlined and a proposal made for a Global Allergy Plan to prevent and reduce the global allergy burden for affected individuals and the societies in which they live...
  8. doi request reprint Contrasting immunological effects of two disparate dusts - preliminary observations
    Harri Alenius
    Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Helsinki, Finland
    Int Arch Allergy Immunol 149:81-90. 2009
    ..Immunomodulatory potential and microbiological characteristics of settled airborne dust from an urban house and a barn were examined...
  9. pmc Trends in prevalence of asthma and allergy in Finnish young men: nationwide study, 1966-2003
    Jari Latvala
    Research Institute of Military Medicine, Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Aapistie 1, 90220 Oulu, Finland
    BMJ 330:1186-7. 2005