19 November 2013

Don’t Miss the High-Level Scientific Program – Register Today

Register today for the WAO Symposium on Immunotherapy and Biologics and attend high-level sessions.

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Scientific Program Highlights

Biologics Track 4: Critical Novel Molecules for Allergic Diseases
Saturday, 14 December
08:00 – 09:30

Role of Thymic Stromal Lymphopoietin (TSLP) in Allergic Responses
Atsushi Kato (United States)
Recent Publication: Thymic stromal lymphopoietin activity is increased in nasal polyps of patients with chronic rhinosinusitis

 

Role of Interleukin-33 in Innate-Type Immune Cells in Allergy
Susumu Nakae (Japan)
Recent Publication: IL-33, but Not IL-25, Is Crucial for the Development of House Dust Mite Antigen-Induced Allergic Rhinitis

 

Advances in Synthetic Peptide Immuno-Regulatory Epitopes
Peter Creticos (United States)
Recent Publication: Cat peptide antigen desensitisation for treating cat allergic rhinoconjunctivitis

 


WAO Junior Member Session: Practical Course on Immunotherapy
Saturday, 14 December
15:15 – 16:00

Current Status and Future Perspectives of Immunotherapy in Latin America and Cuba
Alexander Diaz Rodriguez (Cuba)
Recent Publication: Sensitization to mites. Relation with atopic diseases in school children from San Antonio de los Baños

 

Use of New Technology to Improve Utilization and Adherence to Immunotherapy
Ves Dimov (United States)
Recent Publication: World Allergy Organization anaphylaxis guidelines: 2013 update of the evidence base