What do non-eosinophilic asthma and airway remodelling tell us about persistent asthma?

Gibson, Peter G.
December 2007
Thorax;Dec2007, Vol. 62 Issue 12, p1034
Academic Journal
The author reflects on the study that directs drug discovery programmes and effective treatment for most steps in the eosinophilic asthma pathway in Great Britain. It stated that the list includes interventions that act at discrete levels such as allergen avoidance, allergen immunotherapy, and anti-immunoglobulin E antibodies. It concludes that the persistence of asthma teaches that there is much more to learn about the pathogenesis and treatment of the said condition.


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