WISC 2012 Outstanding Abstract Awards

WISC 2012 is pleased to announce the recipients of the Outstanding Abstract Awards, to be presented on Sunday, 9 December at 09:30 in the Hyderabad International Convention Centre, Hall 3.

Ulus Atasoy, United States
The RNA-Binding Protein Hur Coordinately Regulates GATA-3 and TH2 Cytokine Gene Expression in Dose Dependent Manner

Swati Behera, India
Occurrence and Effects of Nasal Polyps in Patients with Bronchial Asthma and/or Allergic Rhinitis

Woo-Sung Chang, South Korea
Enhancement of Sensitivity for Human Airway Epithelial Cells to House Dust Mites by Respiratory Syncytial Virus Infection

Yoon-Seok Chang, South Korea
The Implementation of Asthma Management Guideline and the Obstacle Factors in Korea

Mulin Feng, China
Influence of Environmental Endotoxin and Allergen Levels On Prevalence of Asthma and Allergen Sensitizations in Urban and Rural Children in Guangdong, China

Brenda Gerwing, Canada
From Uterus to University: Recruitment and Retention of a Primary Prevention Birth Cohort

Chhavi Goel, India
Per a 10 Favors Dcs Type 2 Polarizations by CD40 Cleavage and IL-12 Suppression in Cockroach-Sensitive Patients

Rodneck Peter Hafner, United Kingdom
Fel d 1 Peptide Antigen Desensitisation Safety and Efficacy in A Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Environmental Exposure Chamber Study

Roderick Peter Hafner, United Kingdom
Safety and Tolerability of Escalating Doses of House Dust Mite Peptide Antigen Desensitisation

Sun Moon Hong, South Korea
Inhibitory Effect of Ginsenoside Rg1 On Extracellular Matrix Production Via Extracellular Signal-Regulated Protein Kinase/Activator Protein 1 Pathway in Nasal Polyp-Derived Fibroblasts

Claudia Ivonne Gallego, Mexico
Dentomaxilofacial Disorders in Children with Allergic Rhinitis

Anderson Jones, Australia
Cord Blood 25-Hydroxyvitamin D3 and Allergic Disease During Infancy

Soo Whan Kim, South Korea
Comparison of Anti-Allergic Effect of Pneumococcal Conjugated Vaccine and Pneumococcal Polysaccharide Vaccine in a Murine Model of House Dust Mite Allergic Rhinitis

Narasaiah Kolliputi, United States
Resolvin Inhibits the Cryopyrin/Nalp3 Inflammasome

Heung Man Lee, South Korea
Nox4 Mediates Hypoxia-Stimulated Myofibroblast Differentiation in Nasal Polyp-Derived Fibroblasts

Michael Levin, South Africa
Associations Between Asthma and Bronchial Hyper-Responsiveness with Allergy and Atopy Phenotypes in Urban Black South African Teenagers

Purevsuren Losol, South Korea
A Functional Polymorphism in IL-5 Receptor Alpha May Influence Asthma Severity in Patients with Aspirin-Exacerbated Respiratory Disease

David Martino, Australia
First Evidence for Epigenetic Disruption in T-Cells From Children with Food Allergy

Jessica Metcalf, Australia
High Rates of Egg Reactivity in Infants with Eczema Randomised to Receive Egg Under 6 Months of Age

Sachiko Mori, Japan
Differential Expression and Roles of MMP-2, MMP-9, MMP-13, TIMP-1, and TIMP-2 in Allergic Rhinitis

Mizuho Nagao, Japan
Highly Elevated IgE Antibodies to Vaccine Components in Influenza Vaccine-Associated Anaphylaxis in Japan

Veeresh Patil, United Kingdom
Interaction of DNA Methylation and Genetic Variants of IL13 Is Associated with FEV1/FVC and Bhr

Wendy Gonzalez Ramirez, Cuba
Immunomodulatory and Safety Profile of a Novel Anti-Allergic Vaccine Based On Allergens From Dermatophagoides Siboney and a Combination Adjuvant, in Sensitized Mice

Razi Refeeq, United States
Emergency Department Management of Insect-Sting Allergic Reactions in a Community Hospital in the United States

Elena Rubio, Spain
Randomized Controlled, Double Blind Trial of Topical Twice Weekly Fluticasone Propionate Maintenance Treatment to Reduced Risk of Relapse in Mild or Moderate Atopic Dermatitis in Children

Chang Sun Sim, South Korea
Impacts of Air Pollution and Environmental Tobacco Smoking On the Symptoms of Childhood Asthma

Hideaki Shirasaki, Japan
Localization and up-Regulation of CysLT2 Receptor in Perennial Allergic Rhinitis

Neetu Talreja, United States
Effect of Inhaled Corticosteroids with Long-Acting beta2 Agonists Vs. Inhaled Corticosteroid Alone On Asthma Control in Children: Results From National Asthma Survey

Morimitsu Tomikawa, Japan
Optimization for the Withdrawal of Inhaled Corticosteroid Treatment by Monitoring Fractional Exhaled Nitric Oxide (FeNO) and Lung Functions

Arzu Didem Yalcin, Turkey
The Relation of Strail Levels and Quality of Life in Omalizumab Using Severe Persistent Allergic Asthma Patients