Epidemiology, genetics, risk assessment for asthma and morbidity - new associations and findings

Thematic Poster Session
Chairs: M. Gaga (Athens, Greece), W. Pohl (Grimmenstein, Austria)
CD14 polymorphisms modify early life IgE levels in interaction with environmental tobacco smoke and dog exposure
N. E. Reijmerink, R. W. B. Bottema, M. Kerkhof, J. Gerritsen, F. F. Stelma, C. Thijs, C. P. van Schayck, H. A. Smit, B. Brunekreef, D. S. Postma, G. H. Koppelman (Groningen, Maastricht, Bilthoven, Utrecht, Netherlands)
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Consistent association of IL13 polymorphisms with serum IgE levels in three birth cohorts from the Netherlands
R. Bottema, N. E. Reijmerink, M. Kerkhof, H. A. Smit, B. Brunekreef, F. F. Stelma, C. Thijs, C. P. van Schayck, J. Gerritsen, G. H. Koppelman, D. S. Postma (Groningen, Bilthoven, Utrecht, Maastricht, Netherlands)
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Association of CCR5del32 with reduced risk of atopic asthma in West Siberian population
M. V. Vasilyeva, N. V. Cherdyntseva, V. V. Klimov, V. A. Belyavskaya (Tomsk, Kol‘tsovo, Novosibirsk Region, Russian Federation)
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Genetic and immunological correlations between lung cancer and bronchial asthma
M. V. Vasilyeva, N. V. Cherdyntseva, P. A. Gervas, V. A. Belyavskaya, V. V. Klimov, M. B. Freidin, S. A. Tusikov (Tomsk, Kol‘tsovo, Novosibirsk Region, Russian Federation)
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Risk of anaphylaxis in the general population and asthma patients
A. González-Pérez, C. Fernández, S. Suissa, L. A. García Rodríguez (Sevilla, Madrid, Spain; East Hanover, United States Of America; Quebec, Canada)
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Congress or journal article abstractE-poster
Bronchial hyperreactivity does not affect specific and generic quality of life scores in obese asthmatics
S. Scott, J. Wilding, J. Currie, P. Parry, P. Albert, P. Calverley (Liverpool, United Kingdom)
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Study of association of polymorphisms in IL5, IL8RA and IL13 genes with asthma and asthma severity in Russian patients
O. Voronko, E. Zaytseva, S. Mazurina, Y. Seregin, Y. Gervaziev, N. Bodoev (Moscow, Russian Federation)
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MCP-1 and CCR2 gene polymorphisms in Czech patients with allergic disorders
F. Mrazek, L. Izakovicova Holla, M. Jurajda, M. Petrek (Olomouc, Brno, Czech Republic)
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Current asthma is associated with increased exhaled NO levels in never smokers from a population-based study
A. Malinovschi, C. Janson, D. Norbäck, M. Högman, G. Rolla, K. Torén, A. C. Olin (Uppsala, Gävle, Gothenburg, Sweden; Turin, Italy)
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Sleep, stress and allergic symptoms in atopic and healthy students
S. Jernelöv, C. Olgart-Höglund, J. Axén, C. Kemi, J. Grunevald, R. Grönneberg, A. Eklund, P. Stierna, M. Lekander (Stockholm, Sweden)
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Relationship between exhaled nitric oxide and the degree of sensitization to aeroallergens in a population of adolescents
V. Van de Velde, M. Nickmilder, A. Bernard (Brussels, Belgium)
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Asthma phenotypes according to exhaled NO and sputum eosinophil counts
V. Potmans, N. Marenne, V. Quaedvlieg, M. Henket, J. Sele, R. Louis (Liege, Belgium)
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Identifying factors associated with severe asthma exacerbations: a retrospective study
J. Cemlyn-Jones, B. Tavares, C. Pereira, C. Ribeiro, D. Machado, C. Chieira (Coimbra, Portugal)
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Differences between allergic and non-allergic rhinitis in a large sample of adolescents and adults
E. Molgaard, S. F. Thomsen, T. Lund, L. Pedersen, H. Nolte, V. Backer (Copenhagen, Denmark)
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Is quality of life impairment in asthma comparable to chronic urticaria?
Z. Brzoza, A. Kasperska-Zajac, K. Badura-Brzoza, J. Matysiakiewicz, B. Rogala, R. Hese (Zabrze, Tarnowskie Gory, Poland)
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Genetic polymorphisms in TLR4 and CTLA4 genes contribute to atopic bronchial asthma in Russian patients
O. Voronko, M. Gabaeva, E. Latysheva, N. Bodoev, G. I. Storozhakov, A. I. Archakov (Moscow, Russian Federation)
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Correlation between allergic status in children born to mothers with asthma and smoking in family
E. E. Lokshina, O. V. Zaitseva (Moscow, Russian Federation)
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Is a risk of hypersensitivity to fungi increased by environmental exposure to moulds?
M. Wiszniewska, J. Walusiak, P. Krawczyk, B. Gutarowska, Z. Zakowska, C. Palczynski (Lodz, Poland)
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Month of birth and allergic sensitization in the Mediterranean area of southern Italy
G. Augugliaro, A. Callari, C. Sorino, N. Scichilone, V. Bellia (Palermo, Italy)
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Congress or journal article abstractE-poster
Evaluation of atopy by skin prick tests in asthma patients with and without rhinitis in central Anatolia
F. S. Oymak, A. Bayram, H. Buyukoglan, R. Demir, I. Gulmez (Kayseri, Turkey)
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