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Genetic predisposition to wheeze following respiratory syncytial virus bronchiolitis.

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BACKGROUND: The nature of the association between severe respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) bronchiolitis and subsequent wheezing remains unknown. In a previous study, we showed that genetic variation in the IL-8-promoter region is associated with susceptibility to severe bronchiolitis. OBJECTIVE: The purpose of this study was to assess the association between wheezing post-bronchiolitis and the genetic variant of IL-8 gene. METHODS: We collected data from 134 children who had suffered from br...

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Journal:
Clinical and experimental allergy : journal of the British Society for Allergy and Clinical Immunology More from this journal
Volume:
34
Issue:
5
Pages:
801-803
Publication date:
2004-05-01
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EISSN:
1365-2222
ISSN:
0954-7894
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
pubs:133533
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uuid:8cbed239-5664-4192-b9b9-24751a817867
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pubs:133533
Source identifiers:
133533
Deposit date:
2013-11-16

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