LATEST NEWS & DEVELOPMENT

American Thoracic Society, 2018 International Conference;

17 Jul 2018

Spanish flue of 1918 Summer to today; What can we learn from viruses (Dr M Worobey, PhD, Tuscon, Arizona). Importance of epigenetics (change in phenotype/information control), how imprinting works. So is it better to have influenza vaccine first or influenza infection first? No scientific data avaible to clarify this question yet.

How epigenetics influence the prentation of Asthma in Children, genotyping does not explain fully the asthma severity and variability (Dr Forno, Pittsburgh, Phildelphia).