Annual Congress Vienna 2003

Saturday, 27.09.2003
Sunday, 28.09.2003
Monday, 29.09.2003
Tuesday, 30.09.2003
Wednesday, 01.10.2003

Citations should be made in the following way: Authors. Title. Eur Respir J 2003; 22: Suppl. 45, abstract number.

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  • 374 Slide presentations
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Prenatal influences on asthma and atopy

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Chairs: E. von Mutius (Munich, Germany), J. O. Warner (Southampton, United Kingdom)
Aims: Participants will be able to describe what is currently known about the role of prenatal risk factors in the aetiology of childhood asthma, atopy and atopic disease. Data being presented will include some of the latest findings from birth cohort studies, including examples of the interaction between genes and environment in asthma aetiology. The session will clarify the need for new intervention studies aimed at primary prevention in pregnancy.
Prenatal influences on immune responses at birth
G. Devereux (Aberdeen, United Kingdom)
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