Allergy and Asthma




Final report on the workshop "Combating Allergy and Asthma in Europe: Issues and Perspectives, Chronic Diseases Research in the 7th Framework Programme" held in Brussels on 17th November 2008.

This one-day workshop addressed the current state o f the art research into disease with an atopic (allergic) component (including asthma, atopic dermatitis (AD), food allergy and allergic rhinitis (AR)) in the extended European Community, and sought to define the best directions for future research into these common and debilitating diseases. The individual presentations are summarised in the accompanying abstracts. This report serves as a summary of the key points.


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