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November 2018

Transplacental immune modulation with a bacterial-derived agent protects against allergic airway inflammation

These data provide proof of concept supporting the rationale for developing transplacental immune reprogramming approaches for primary disease prevention

Published research Experimental Immunology Human Immunology Respiratory Environmental Health
May 2018

Effects of human rhinovirus on epithelial barrier integrity and function in children with asthma

This study demonstrates novel intrinsic differences in tight junctions gene and protein expression between airway epithelial cells of children with and without asthma

Asthma Published research Airway Epithelial Research P4 Respiratory Health for Kids Respiratory Environmental Health
February 2018

Independent and combined effects of airway remodelling and allergy on airway responsiveness

There was a positive relationship between the thickness of the airway smooth muscle layer with airway responsiveness, which was shifted upward in the presence of allergy

Published research Respiratory Environmental Health
February 2018

Visualisation of Multiple Tight Junctional Complexes in Human Airway Epithelial Cells

Apically located tight junctions in airway epithelium perform a fundamental role in controlling macromolecule migration through paracellular spaces.

Published research Airway Epithelial Research P4 Respiratory Health for Kids Respiratory Environmental Health