- Interactive effect of STAT6 and IL13 gene polymorphisms on eczema status: results from a longitudinal and a cross-sectional studyAli H Ziyab
Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Norman J Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina, USA
BMC Med Genet 14:67. 2013..Our aim was to investigate whether SNPs in IL13 and STAT6 genes, which share a biological pathway, have an interactive effect on eczema risk...
- The diagnosis of asthma, a clinical syndromeJulian M Hopkin
College of Medicine, Institute of Life Science, Swansea University, Swansea SA2 8PP, UK
Thorax 67:660-2. 2012..This would allow a differentiated approach to appropriate therapeutics--those already available and those yet to be developed...
- Immune and genetic aspects of asthma, allergy and parasitic worm infections: evolutionary linksJ Hopkin
Institute of Life Science, School of Medicine, Swansea University, Swansea, UK
Parasite Immunol 31:267-73. 2009..Endemic exposures of humans to parasitic worms may have been one evolutionary force selecting for genetic variants that promote asthma and allergy...