Precision Treatments (WISC 2012)

Precision Treatments in Allergic Disorders

A WAO Symposium (12) presented during the WAO International Scientific Conference (WISC 2012) in Hyderabad, India (8 December 2012).

Welcoming Remarks by the Chairpersons
Jonathan Bernstein, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
Mario Castro, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri, USA



Update on Anti-IgE
Presented by: Stephen T. Holgate
Medical Research Council (Clinical)
Research Professor of Immunopharmacology
Honorary Consultant Physician
Southampton University Hospitals Trust, AAR IIR Division
Southampton, United Kingdom


Update on Anti-Cytokines
Presented by: Lanny J. Rosenwasser
Dee Lyons/Missouri Endowed Chair in Pediatric Immunology Research
Professor of Pediatrics, Allergy/Immunology Division
Children's Mercy Hospital
University of Missouri-Kansas City
School of Medicine
Kansas City, Missouri, USA


Designer Drugs: Antibodies to Inhibitory Receptors
Presented by: Francesca-Levi-Schaffer
Professor
The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
School of Pharmacy, Institute for Drug Research
Department of Pharmacology
Jerusalem, Israel


New Imaging Approaches to Asthma
Presented by: Mario Castro
Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics
Washington University School of Medicine
Adjunct Associate Professor of Community Health
St. Louis University School of Public Health
St. Louis, Missouri, USA



Reference – "Lung imaging in asthmatic patients: The picture is clearer"


Handouts Handouts for this session are available from the WISC 2012 scientific program online



The video recording of this WAO Symposium was supported through an unrestricted educational grant from Novartis.





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