Katherine A Drake
Affiliation: University of California
- Race, ethnicity and social class and the complex etiologies of asthmaKatherine A Drake
Department of Biopharmaceutical Sciences, UCSF Lung Biology Center, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 2911, USA
Pharmacogenomics 9:453-62. 2008..Herein, we review salient differences in the etiologies of asthma by race, ethnicity and social class, and argue for their continued use as variables in asthma research...
- A genome-wide association study of bronchodilator response in Latinos implicates rare variantsKatherine A Drake
Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, Calif
J Allergy Clin Immunol 133:370-8. 2014..Although these differences might be due to environmental factors, there is mounting evidence for a genetic contribution to variability in bronchodilator response (BDR)...
- Case-control admixture mapping in Latino populations enriches for known asthma-associated genesDara G Torgerson
Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94158, USA
J Allergy Clin Immunol 130:76-82.e12. 2012..Asthma disproportionately affects different racial and ethnic groups in the United States, suggesting that admixture mapping is a useful strategy to identify novel asthma-associated loci...