Scientific Publications Database

Search the Scientific Publications Database to find the refereed journal articles that have emerged from AllerGen-funded research.

The database can be sorted and/or searched by different data fields. When searching by author, use last name only.

These publications can also be reviewed by Legacy Project or Enabling Platform: CHILD, CIC, CanFAST, B&B, GxE, PPP

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North ML, Alexis NE, Ellis AK, Carlsten C 2014

How Doctors Learn: Inside Story on Continuing Medical Education (CME) About Air Pollution and Asthma

Asthma Allergies Children: a parent’s guide

Elaine Fuertes,Barbara K. Butland, H. Ross Anderson, Chris Carlsten, David P. Strachan, Michael Brauer, the ISAAC Phase Three Study Group 2014

Childhood intermittent and persistent rhinitis prevalence and climate and vegetation: a global ecological analysis

Annals of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology

Hirota JA, Alexis NE, Pui M, Wong S, Fung E, Hansbro P, Knight DA, Sin DD, Carlsten C 2014

PM10-stimulated airway epithelial cells activate primary human dendritic cells independent of uric acid: Application of an in vitro model system exposing dendritic cells to airway epithelial cell-conditioned media


Carlsten C, Georas SN. 2014

Update in environmental and occupational lung diseases 2013

American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine

Pinkerton KE, Rom WN, Carsten C,Jaakkola JJK, Bayram H, Sigsgaard T, Elci MA, Costa DL 2013

Climate Change and Global Public Health

Türk Toraks Dergisi

Masuda J, Anderson S, Letourneau N, Sloan Morgan V, Stewart M. 2013

Reconciling preferences and constraints in online peer support for youth with asthma and allergies

Health Promotion Practices

Stewart M, King M, Blood R, Letourneau N, Masuda J, Anderson S, Bearskin LB. 2013

Health Inequities Experienced by Aboriginal Children with Respiratory Conditions and Thier Parents

Canadian Journal of Nursing Research

Allakhverdi Z, Comeau MR, Armant M, Agrawal, Woodfolk JA, Sehmi R, Howie KJ, Gauvreau G, Delespesse G. 2013

Mast Cell-Activated Bone Marrow Mesenchymal Stromal Cells Regulate Proliferation and Lineage Commitment of CD34(+) Progenitor Cells

Frontiers in Immunology

Anderson JA, Mizgalewicz A, Illes J. 2013

Triangulating perspectives on functional neuroimaging for disorders of mental health

BMC Psychiatry

Howard HC, Borry P. 2013

Survey of European clinical geneticists on awareness, experiences and attitudes towards direct-to-consumer genetic testing

Genome Medicine

Lim HF, Nair P. 2013

The evolution of sputum cytrometry to assess bronchitis

Canadian Respiratory Journal

Desjardins M, Clarke A, Alizadehfar R, Grenier D, Eisman H, Carr S, Vander Leek T, Teperman L, Higgins N, Joseph L, Shand G, Ben-Shoshan M. 2013

Canadian Allergists’ and Non-Allergists’ Perception of Epinephrine Use and Vaccination of Persons with Egg Allergy

Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology: In Practice

Dhuban KB, d?Hennezel E, Ben-Soshan M, McCusker C, Clarke AE, Fiset P, Mazer B, Piccirillo CA. 2013

Altered T helper 17 responses in children with food allergy

International Archives of Allergy and Immunology

Harrington DW, Wilson K, Elliott SJ, Clarke AE. 2013

Diagnosis and Treatment of Food Allergies in Off-Reserve Aboriginal Children in Canada

The Canadian Geographer

Sbihi H, Brook JR, Allen RW, Curran J, Dell S, Mandhane P, Scott J, Sears MR, Subbarao P, Takaro T, Turvey SE, Wheeler A, Brauer M. 2013

A new exposure metric for traffic-related air pollution? An analysis of determinants of Hopanes in settled indoor house dust

Environmental Health

Caulfield T, Borry P. 2013

Direct to consumer genetic testing – where should we focus the policy debate? What are the implications for health systems, children and informed public consent?

The Medical Journ of Australia

Caulfield T, McGuire A. 2013

Policy Uncertainty, Sequencing, and Cell Lines

G3: Genes, Genomes and Genetics

Konya T, Koster B, Maughan H, Escobar M, Azad MB, Guttman D, Sears MR, Becker AB, Brook JR, Takaro TK, Kozyrskyj AL, Scott JA. 2013

Associations between bacterial communities of house dust and infant gut

Environmental Research

Fenton N, Elliot SJ, Clarke AE. 2013

Tag, you’re different: The Interrupted spaces of children at risk of anaphylaxis

Children’s Geographies

Behbod B, Urch B, Speck M, Scott JA, Liu L, Poon R, Coull B, Schwartz J, Koutrakis P, Silverman F, Gold DR. 2013

Endotoxin in concentrated coarse and fine ambient particles induce acute aystemic inflammation in controlled human exposures

Journal of Occupational Environmental Medicine

Soller L, Ben-Shoshan M, Knoll M, Harrington DW, Fragapane J, Joseph L, St. Pierre Y, La Vieille S, Wilson K, Elliott SJ, Clarke AE. 2013

PD16 – Prevalence of childhood food allergy in Canada: a focus on under-represented populations

Clinical and Translational Allergy

Bellavia A, Urch B, Speck M, Brook RD, Scott JA, Albetti B, Behbod B, North M, Bertazzi PA, Silverman F, Gold D, Baccarelli A. 2013

DNA Hypomethylation, Ambient Particulate Matter, and Increased Blood Pressure: Findings From Controlled Human Exposure Experiments

Journal of American Heart Association

Chen W, FitzGerald JM, Rousseau R, Lynd LD, Tan WC, Sadatsafavi M. 2013

Complementary and alternative asthma treatments and their association with asthma control: a popuation-based study

BMJ Open

Sadatsafavi M, FitzGerald JM, Marra CA, Lynd LD. 2013

Dispensation of long-acting beta agonists wih or without inhaled corticosteroids and risk of asthm-related hospitalisation: a population-based study


Azad MB, Coneys JG, Kozyrskyj AL, Field CJ, Ramsey CD, Becker AB, Friesen C, Abou-Setta AM, Zarychanski R. 2013

Probiotic supplementation during pregnancy or infancy for the prevention of asthma and wheeze: systematic review and meta-analysis


Reece P, Baatjes AJ, Cyr MM, Sehmi R, Denburg JA. 2013

Toll-like receptor-mediated eosinophil-basophil differentiation: autocrine signalling by granulocyte-macrophage colony-stimulating factor in cord blood haematopoiectic


Foroushani AB, Brinkman FS, Lynn DJ. 2013

Pathway-GPS and SIGORA: identifying relevant pathways based on the over-representation of their gene-pair signatures


Madore AM, Vaillancourt VT, Asai Y, Alizadehfar R, Ben-Shoshan M, Michel DL, Kozyrskyj AL, Becker AB, Chan-Yeung M, Clarke AE, Hull P, Daley D, Sandford AJ, Laprise C. 2013

HLA-DQB1*02 and DQB1*06:03P are associated with peanut allergy.

European Journal of Human Genetics

Sadatsafavi M, FitzGerald MJ, Marra CA, Lynd LD. 2013

Comparative outcomes of leukotriene receptor antagonists and inhaled corticosteroids as first line treatment in asthma

Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology

Latycheva O, Chera R, Hampson C, Masuda JR, Stewart M, Elliott SJ, Fenton NE. 2013

Engaging First Nation and Inuit communities in asthma management and control: Assessing cultural appropriateness of educational resources

Journal of Rural and Remote Health

Vine MM, Elliott SJ, Fenton N, Latycheva O, Hampson C. 2013

Assessing a population-based approach to asthma and COPD education: The PLATE programme

Journal of Asthma & Allergy Educators

Stewart M, Letourneau N, Masuda JR, Anderson S, McGhan SL. 2013

Online support for children with asthma and allergies

Journal of Family Nursing

Caulfield T, Evans J, McGuire A, McCabe C, Bubela T, Cook-Deegan R, Fishman J, Hogarth S, Miller FA, Ravitsky V, Biesecker B, Borry P, Cho MK, Carroll JC, Etchegary H, Joly Y, Kato K, Soo-Jin Lee S, Rothenberg K, Sankar P, Szego MJ, Ossorio P, Pullman D, 2013

Reflections on the Cost of “Low-Cost” Whole Genome Sequencing: Framing the Health Policy Debate

PLoS Biology

Sadatsafavi M, Lynd LD, FitzGerald JM. 2013

Post-hospital syndrome in adults with asthma: a case-crossover study

Allergy, Asthma & Clinical Immunology

Propp P, Becker A. 2013

Prevention of asthma: where are we in the 21st century?

Expert Review of Clinical Immunology

Singh A, Yamamoto M, Kam SHY, Ruan J, Gauvreau GM, O'Byrne PM, FitzGerald JM, Schellenberg R, Boulet L-P, Wojewodka G, Kanagaratham C, De Sanctis J, Radzioch D, Tebbutt SJ. 2013

Gene-metabolite expression in blood can discriminate allergen-induced isolated early from dual asthmatic responses


Chad L, Ben-Shoshan M, Asai Y, Cherkaoui S, Alizadehfar R, St-Pierre Y, Harada L, Allen M, Clarke A. 2013

A majority of parents of children with peanut allergy fear using the epinephrine auto-injector.


Brauer M, Reynolds C, Hystad P. 2013

Traffic related air pollution and health in Canada

Canadian Medical Association Journal

Knox A, Mykhaylova N, Evans G, Lee CJ, Kamey, Brook JR. 2013

The expanding scope of air pollution monitoring can facilitate sustainable development

Science of the Total Environment

MacIntyre EA, Carlsten C, MacNutt M, Fuertes E, Melén E, Tiesler CM, Gehring U, Krämer U, Klümper C, Kerkhof M, Chan-Yeung M, Kozyrskyj AL, Berdel D, Bauer CP, Herbarth O, Bauer M, Schaaf B, Koletzko S, Pershagen G, Brunekreef B, Heinrich J, Brauer M. 2013

Traffic, Asthma and Genetics: combining international birth cohort data to examine genetics as a mediator of traffic-related air pollution

European Journal of Epidemiology

Master Z, Claudio J, Rachul C, Wang J, Minden M, Caulfield T. 2013

Cancer Patient Perceptions on Biobanking Research

BMC Medical Genomics

Burningham S, Ollenberger A, Caulfield T. 2013

Commercialization and Stem Cell Research: A Review of Emerging Issues

Stem Cells and Development

Master Z, Resnik D. 2013

Incorporating Exclusion Clauses in Informed Consent for Biobanking

Cambridge Quarterly of Healcare Ethics

Dove E, Avard D, Black L, Knoppers B. 2013

Emerging issues in paediatric health research consent forms in Canada: working towards best practices

BMC Medical Ethics

Joly Y, Feze IN, Simard J. 2013

Genetic discrimination and life insurance: a systematic review of the evidence

BMC Medicine

Nisbet M, Fahy D. 2013

Bioethics in popular science: evaluating the media impact of The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks on the biobank debate

BMC Medical Ethics

Pullman D, Knoppers B, Picard A, Zarzeczny A. 2013

Media, Politics and Science Policy: MS and Evidence from the CCSVI Trenches

BMC Medical Ethics

Hsu K, Turvey S. 2013

Functional analysis of the impact of ORMDL3 expression on inflammation and activation of the unfolded protein response in human airway epithelial cells

Allergy, Asthma & Clinical Immunology

Azad MB, Konya T, Maughan H, Guttman DS, Field CJ, Chari RS, Sears MR, Becker AB, Scott JA, Kozyrskyj AL, CHILD Study Investigators. 2013

Gut microbiota of healthy Canadian infants: profiles by mode of delivery and infant diet at 4 months

Canadian Medical Association Journal

Cho P, Gelinas L, Corbett NP, Tebbutt SJ, Turvey SE, Fortuno III ES, Kollmann TR. 2013

Association of common single nucleotide polymorphisms in innate immune genes with TLR-induced cytokine production in neonates

Genes & Immunity

Ali S, Hirschfeld AF, Mayer ML, Fortuno ES, Corbett N, Schneiderman J, Fjell CD, Hsu K, Marr N, Yan J Akhabir L, Aminuddin F, Lacaze-Masmonteil T, Hegele RG, Becker A, Chan-Yeung M, Hancock REW, Kollmann TR, Daley D, Sandford AJ, Lavoie PM, Turvey SE 2013

Functional genetic variation in NFKBIA and susceptibility to childhood asthma, bronchiolitis and bronchopulmonary dysplasia

The Journal of Immunology

Tischer CG, Gref A, Bauer M, Bergström A, Brauer M, Carlsten C, Gehring U, Granell R, Henderson J, Kerkhof M, MacNutt M, Melén E, Standl M, Wickmann M, Heinrich J. 2013

Glutathione-S-Transferase (GST) P1, Early Exposure to Mould and Symptoms of Allergic Rhinitis in Children from 6 Birth Cohorts. A Meta-Analysis


Fuertes E, Brauer M, MacIntyre E, 2013

Childhood allergic rhinitis, traffic-related air pollution, and variability in the GSTP1, TNF, TLR2, and TLR4 genes: Results from the TAG Study

Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology

Caulfield T, Chandrasekharan S, Joly Y, Cook Deegan R. 2013

Harm, hype and evidence: ELSI research and policy guidance

Genome Medicine

Baldwin A, Cook-Deegan R. 2013

Constructing narratives of heroism and villainy: case study of Myriad's BRAC Analysis compared to Genentech's Herceptin

Genome Medicine

Douglas M, McGhan SL, Tougus D, Befus AD. 2013

Asthma Education Program for First Nations Children: An Exemplar of the Knowledge-to-Action Framework

Canadian Respiratory Journal

Sears MR, et al. 2013

CHILDhood Influences

International Innovation

Azad M, Konya T, Maughan H, Guttman DS, Field CJ, Chari RS, Sears MR, Becker A, Scott JA, Kozyrskyj AL. 2013

Infant gut microbiota and the hygiene hypothesis of allergic disease: impact of household pets and siblings on microbiota composition and diversity

Allergy, Asthma & Clinical Immunology

Scherberich S, Di Maggio N, McNagny KM. 2013

A familiar stranger: CD34 expression and putative functions in SVF cells of adipose tissue

World Journal of Stem Cells

Russell SL, Gold MJ, Willing BP, Thorson L, McNagny KM, Finlay BB. 2013

Perinatal antibiotic treatment affects murine microbiota, immune responses and allergic asthma

Gut Microbes

Ben-Shoshan M, La Vieille S, Eisman H, Alizadehfar R, Mill C, Perkins E, Joseph L, Clarke A. 2013

Anaphylaxis treated in a Canadian pediatric hospital: Incidence, clinical characteristics, trigger and management

Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology

Asai Y, Greenwood C, Hull PR, Alizadehfar R, Ben-Shoshan M, Brown SJ, Campbell L, Michel DL, Bussières J, Rousseau F, Fujiwara M, Morgan K, Irvine AD, McLean I, Clarke AE. 2013

Filaggrin gene mutation associations with peanut allergy persist despite variations in peanut allergy diagnostic criteria or asthma status

Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology

DunnGalvin A, Segal LM, Clarke AE, Alizadehfar R, Hourihane JO. 2013

Validation of the Cork-Southampton Food Challenge Outcome Calculator in a Canadian sample

Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology

Sadatsafavi M, FitzGerald JM, Marra CA, Lynd LD. 2013

Costs and health outcomes associated with primary versus secondary care after an asthma-related hospitalization, a population-based study


Carlsten C, Dimich-Ward H, Ferguson A, Watson W, Rousseau R, Dybuncio A, Becker AB, Chan-Yeung M. 2013

Atopic dermatitis in a high-risk cohort: natural history, associated allergic outcomes, and risk factors

Annals of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology

del-Toro N, Dumousseau M, Orchard S, Jimenez R, Galeota E, Launay G, Goll J, Breuer K, Ono K, Salwinski L, Hermjakob H. 2013

A New Reference Implementation of the PSICQUIC web service

Nucleic Acids Research

Breuer K, Foroushani AK, Laird MR, Chen C, Sribnaia A, Lo R, Winsor GL, Hancock RE, Brinkman FS, Lynn DJ. 2013

InnateDB: systems biology of innate immunity and beyond–recent updates and continuing curation

Nucleic Acids Research

Mullaly SC, Oudhoff MJ, Min PH, Burrows K, Antignano F, Rattray DG, Chenery A, McNagny KM, Ziltener HJ, Zaph C. 2013

Requirement for core 2 o-glycans for optimal resistance to helminth infection


Ilarraza R, Wu Y, Skappak CD, Ajamian F, Proud D, Adamko DJ. 2013

Rhinovirus Has The Unique Ability To Directly Activate Human T Cells In Vitro

Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology

Skappak D, Regush S, Chung P-Y, Adamko DJ. 2013

Identifying hypoxia in a fetal piglet model using urinary NMR metabolomic profiling


Azad MB, Becker AB, Guttman DS, Sears MR, Scott JA, Kozyrskyj AL, on behalf of the CHILD Study Investigators 2013

Gut microbiota diversity and atopic disease: does breastfeeding play a role?

Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology

Davidson WJ, Wong LE, The S, Leigh R. 2013

The impact of diurnal variation on induced sputum cell counts in healthy adults

Clinical and Translational Allergy

Azad MB, Hill AS, Konya T, Koster B, Maughan H, Guttman D, Sears MR, Becker AB, Turvey SE, Field C, Scott JA, Kozyrskyj AL, CHILD Study Investigators. 2013

Research provides clues as to how gut microbiota affect infant health


Stewart M, Letourneau N, Masuda JR, Anderson S, McGhan SL. 2013

Impacts of online peer support for children with asthma and allergies: “It just helps you every time you can’t breathe well”

Journal of Paediatric Nursing

Wadsworth SJ, Sandford AJ. 2013

Personalized medicine and asthma diagnostics/management

Current Allergy and Asthma Reports

Kozyrskyj AL, Pawlowski AN. 2013

Maternal Distress and Childhood Wheeze: Mechanisms and Context

American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine

Carlsten C, Oron AP,  Curtiss H, Jarvis S, Daniell W, Kaufman JD 2013

Symptoms in response to controlled diesel exhaust more closely reflect exposure perception than true exposure

Plos One

Fuertes E, Standl M, Cyrys J, Berdel D, von Berg A, Bauer CP, Krämer U, Sugiri D, Lehmann I, Koletzko S, Carlsten C, Brauer M, Heinrich J 2013

A longitudinal analysis of associations between traffic-related air pollution with asthma, allergies and sensitization in the GINIplus and LISAplus birth cohorts


Harrington DW, Elliott SJ, Clarke AE. 2012

Frames, claims and audiences: Construction of food allergies in the Canadian media

Public Understanding of Science

Ries NM, Fisher KJ. 2012

The increasing involvement of physicians in complementary and alternative medicine: considerations of professional regulation and patient safety

Queen’s Law Journal

Ben-Shoshan M. 2012

Vitamin D Deficiency/Insufficiency and Challenges in Developing Global Vitamin D Fortification and Supplementation Policy in Adults

International Journal for Vitamin and Nutrition Research

Letourneau N, Stewart M,Masuda JR, Anderson S, Cicutto L, McGhan SL, Watt S. 2012

Impact of online support for youth with asthma and allergies: Pilot study

Journal of Paediatric Nursing

Cicutto L, Julien B, Li N, Luu N, Uyen N, Butler J, Clarke A, Elliot S, McGhan S, Stark D, van der Leek T, Waserman S. 2012

Comparing school environments with and without legislation for the prevention and management of anaphylaxis


Ben-Shoshan M, Harrington DW, Soller L, Fragapane J, Joseph L, St. Pierre Y, Godefroy S, Elliott SJ, Clarke AE. 2012

Demographic predictors of peanut, tree-nut, fish, shellfish, and sesame allergy in Canada


Nguyen-Luu NU, Cicutto L, Soller L, Lawrence J, Waserman S, St. Pierre Y, Clarke AE. 2012

Management of anaphylaxis in school: Evaluation of EpiPen® use by school personnel and comparison of two approaches of soliciting participation

Allergy, Asthma & Clinical Immunology

Mathison RD, Davison J, St. Laurent CD, Befus AD. 2012

Autonomic regulation of anti-inflammatory activities from salivary glands

Chemical Immunology and Allergy

Tebbutt SJ, He J -Q, Singh A, Shannon CP, Ruan J, Carlsten C. 2012

Transcriptional changes of blood eosinophils after methacholine inhalation challenge in asthmatics

Genomics Insights

Fenton N, Elliott SJ, Vine MM, Hampson C, Latycheva O, Barker K, Gillespie J. 2012

Assessing Needs: Asthma in First Nations and Inuit Communities in Canada

Pimatisiwin: A Journal of Indigenous and Aboriginal Community Health

Kerkhof M, Daley D, Postma DS, Park JE, Chan Yeung M, Wijga AH, Gehring U, de Jongste JC, Smit HA, Brunekreef B, van Schayck OCP, Becker A, Koppleman GH. 2012

Opposite effects of allergy prevention depending on CD14 rs2569190 genotype in 3 intervention studies

Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology

Russell SL, Gold MJ, Hartmann M, Willing BP, Thorson L, Wlodarska M, Gill N, Blanchet M-R, Mohn WW, McNagny KM. 2012

Early life antibiotic-driven changes in microbiota enhance susceptibility to allergic asthma

European Molecular Biology Organization Reports

Achtman AH, Pilat S, Law CW, Lynn DJ, Janot L, Mayer M, Ma S, Kindrachuck J, Finlay BB, Brinkman FSL, Smyth GK, Hancock REW, Schofield L. 2012

Effective adjunctive therapy by an innate defense regulatory peptide in pre-clinical model of severe malaria

Science Translational Medicine

Ungar W. 2012

Medication Cost Sharing and Health Outcome sin Children with Asthma

Journal of the American Medical Association

Caulfield T, Rachul C. 2012

Food Allergy Policy and the Popular Press Perspectives From Canadian Newspapers

Journal of Asthma & Allergy Educators

Caulfield T. 2012

The Law, Unproven CAM and the Two-Hats Fallacy

Focus on Alternative and Complementary Therapies

Murdoch B, Hyde-Lay R, Caulfield T. 2012

Examination of the Public Justifications for the Expansion of Canadian Naturopaths’ Scope of Practice

University of Alberta’s Health Law Institutes’ Health Law Journal

Rachul C, McGuire A, Caulfield T. 2012

Public Perceptions and Biobanking: What Does the Research Really Say

Studies in Ethics Law and Technology

Knoll M, Soller L, Ben-Shoshan M, Harrington D, Joseph L, La Vielle S, Wilson K, Elliott SJ, Clarke AE. 2012

The Use of Incentives in Vulnerable Populations for a Telephone Survey: A Randomized Controlled Trial

BMC Research Notes – BioMed Central

Harrington DW, Elliott SJ, Clarke AE, Ben-Shoshan M, Godefroy S. 2012

Exploring the determinants of the perceived risk of food allergies in Canada

Human and Ecological Risk Assessment

Kam SHY, Singh A, He J-Q, Ruan J, Gauvreau GM, O'Byrne PM, FitzGerald JM, Tebbutt SJ. 2012

Peripheral blood gene expression changes during allergen inhalation challenge in atopic asthmatic individuals

Journal of Asthma

Watson R, Castelden H, Tui'kn Partnership, Masuda J, King M, Stewart M. 2012

Identifying Gaps in Asthma Education, Health Promotion, and Social Support for Mi’kmaq Families in Unama’ki (Cape Breton), Nova Scotia, Canada

Preventing Chronic Disease: Public Health Research, Practice, and Policy

Levin AM, Mathias RA, Huang L, Roth LA, Daley D, Myers RA, Himes BE, Romieu I,Yang M, Eng C, Park JE, Zoratti K, Gignoux CR, Torgerson DG, Galanter JM, Huntsman S, Nguyen EA, Becker AB, Chan-Yeung M, Kozyrskyj AL, Kwok PY, Gilliland FD, Gauderman WJ, Bl 2012

A Meta-analysis of Genome-wide Association Studies for Serum Total lgE in Diverse Study Populations

Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology

Daley D, Park JE, He JQ, Yan J, Akhabir L, Stefanowicz D, Becker AB, Chan-Yeung M, Bossé Y, Kozyrskyj AL, James AL, Musk AW, Laprise C, Hegele RG, Paré PD, Sandford AJ. 2012

Associations and Interactions of genetic polymorphisms in innate immunity genes with early viral infections and susceptibility to asthma and asthma-related phenotypes

Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology

Allakhverdi Z, Delespesse G. 2012

Hematopoietic progenitor cells are innate Th2 cytokine-reproducing cells


Caulfield T, McGuire A. 2012

Direct-to-Consumer Genetic Testing: Perceptions, Problems and Policy Responses

Annual Review of Medicine

Caulfield T. 2012

DTC Genetic Testing: Pendulum Swings and Policy Paradoxes

Clinical Genetics

Maltby S, DeBruin EJ, Bennett J, Gold MJ, Tunis MC, Jian Z, Marshall JS, McNagny KM. 2012

IL-7Rα and L-selectin, but not CD103 or CD34, are required for murine peanut-induced anaphylaxis

Allergy, Asthma & Clinical Immunology

Ben-Shoshan M, Sheth SS, Harrington DW, Soller L, Fragapane J, Joseph L, St. Pierre Y, Elliott SJ, Waserman S, Alizadehfar R, Harada L, Allen M, Allen M, and Clarke AE. 2012

Effects of precautionary statements on the purchasing practices of Canadians directly and indirectly affected by food allergies

Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology

Tunis M, Dawicki W, Haidl I, Carson K, Marshall JS. 2012

Mast cells and IgE activation do not alter the development of oral tolerance in a mouse model

Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology

Ilarraza R, Wu Y, Adamko DJ. 2012

Montelukast inhibits leukotriene stimulation of human dendritic cells in vitro

International Archives of Allergy and Immunology

Scott CT, Caulfield T, Borgelt E, Illes J. 2012

Personal Medicine: The New Biobanking Crisis

Nature Biotechnology

Caulfield T. 2012

Stem cell research, scientific freedom and the commodification concern

EMBO Reports

Campos Alberto E, Maclean E, Davidson C, Palikhe NS, Storie J, Tse C, Brenner D, Mayers I, Vliagoftis H, El-Sohemy A, Cameron L. 2012

The single nucleotide polymorphism CRTh2 rs533116 is associated with allergic asthma and increased expression of CRTh2


Weiße K, Lehmann I, Heroux D, Kohajda T, Herberth G, Roder S, von Bergen M, Borte M, Denburg J. 2012

The LINA cohort: indoor chemical exposure, circulating eosinophil/basophil (Eo/b) progenitors and early life skin manifestations

Clinical & Experimental Allergy

Balhara J, Gounni AS. 2012

The alveolar macrophages in asthma: a double-edged sword

Mucosal Immunology

Bousquet J, et al, including: Denburg JA, Lemière C. 2012

Allergic Rhinitis and its Impact on Asthma (ARIA): Achievements in 10 years and future needs

Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology

Caulfield T, Rachul C, Nelson E. 2012

Biobanking, Consent and Control: A Survey of Albertans on Key Research Ethics Issues

Biopreservation and Biobanking

Bubela T, Li M, Hafez M, Bieber M, Atkins H. 2012

Is Belief Larger than Fact: Expectations, Optimism and Reality for Translational Stem Cell Research

BMC Medicine

Shelley J. 2012

Addressing the Obesity Policy Cacophony Does Not Require More Evidence: An Argument for Reframing Obesity

BMC Public Health

Blohmke CJ, Mayer ML, Tang AC, Hirschfeld AF, Fjell CD, Sze MA, Falsafi R, Wang S, Hsu K, Chilvers AM, Hogg JC, Hancock REW, Turvey SE. 2012

Atypical Activation of the Unfolded Protein Response in Cystic Fibrosis Airway Cells Contributes to p38 MAPK-Mediated Innate Immune Responses

The Journal of Immunology

Ben-Shoshan M, Turnbull E, Clarke AE. 2012

Food allergy: temporal trends and determinants

Current Allergy and Asthma Reports

Ben-Shoshan M, Clarke AE. 2012

Food-induced anaphylaxis: clinical highlights and knowledge gaps

CPSP Highlights

Cruz-Sanchez TM, Haddrell AE, Hackett TL, Singhera GK, Marchant D, Lekivetz R, Meredith A, Horne D, Knight DA, van Eeden SF, Bai TR, Hegele RG, Dorscheid DR, Agnes GR. 2012

Formation of a Stable Mimic of Amient Particulate Matter Containing Viable Infectious Respiratory Syncytial Virus and Its Driy-Deposition Directly onto Cell Cultures

Analytical Chemistry

Azad M, Kozyrskyj A 2012

Perinatal Programming of Asthma: The Role of Gut Microbiota

Clinical and Developmental Immunology

Chu DK, Llop-Guevara A, Walker TD, Flader K, Goncharova S, Boudreau JE, Moore CL, In TS, Waserman S, Coyle AJ, Kolbeck R, Humbles AA, Jordana M. 2012

IL-33, but not thymic stromal lymphonpoietin or IL-25, is central to mite and peanut allergic sensitization

Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology

Blanchet M-R, Gold MJ, McNagny KM. 2012

Mouse models to evaluate the function of genes associated with allergic airway disease

Current Opinion in Allergy and Clinical Immunology

Wakahara K, Van VQ, Baba N, Begin P, Rubio M, Delespesse G, Sarfati M. 2012

Basophils are recruited to inflamed lungs and exacerbate memory Th2 responses in mice and humans


Wakahara K, Baba N, Van VQ, Bégin P, Rubio M, Ferraro P, Panzini B, Wassef R, Lahaie R, Caussignac Y, Tamaz R, Richard C, Soucy G, Delespesse G, Sarfati M. 2012

Human basophils interact with memory T cells to augment Th17 responses


Morin A, Brook JR, Duchaîne C, Laprise C. 2012

Association study of genes associated to asthma in a specific environment, in an asthma familial cohort located in a rural area influenced by different industries

International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health

Vaillancourt VT, Bordeleau M, Laviolette M, Laprise C. 2012

From expression pattern to genetic association in asthma related phenotypes

BMC Research Notes

Karimi K, Kandiah N, Chau J, Bienenstock J, Forsythe P. 2012

A Lactobacillus rhamnosus strain induces a heme oxygenase dependent increase in Foxp3+ regulatory T cells


Melén E, Granel Rl, Kogevinas M, Strachan D, Gonzalez JR, Wjst M, Jarvis D, Ege M, Braun-Fahrländer C, Genuneit J, Horak E, Bouzigon E, Demenais F, Kauffmann F, Siroux V, Michel S, von Berg A, Heinzmann A, Kabesch M, Probst-Hensch NM, Curjuric I, Imbode 2012

Genome-wide association study of body mass index in 23,000 individuals with and without asthma

Clinical & Experimental Allergy

Wang R, Henderson SB, Sbihi H, Allen RW, Brauer M. 2012

Temporal Stability of Land Use Regression Models for Traffic-Related Air Pollution

Atmospheric Environment

Singh A, Cohen Freue GV, Oosthuizen JL, Kam SHY, Ruan J, Takhar M, Gauvreau GM, O'Byrne PM, FitzGerald JM, Boulet L-P, Borchers CH, Tebbutt SJ. 2012

Plasma proteomics can discriminate isolated early from dual responses in asthmatic individuals undergoing an allergen inhalation challenge

Proteomics ? Clinical Applications

Yamamoto M, Singh A, Ruan J, Gauvreau GM, O'Byrne PM, Carlsten C, FitzGerald JM, Boulet L-P, Tebbutt SJ. 2012

Decreased miR-192 expression in peripheral blood of asthmatic individuals undergoing an allergen inhalation challenge

BMC Genomics

Shelley JJ. 2012

Addressing the policy cacophony does not require more evidence: an argument for reframing obesity as caloric overconsumption

BMC Public Health

Vaillancourt VT, Bordeleau M, Laviolette M, Laprise C. 2012

Modulation de l’expression d’IL1R1 et d’IL1R2 causée par certains de leurs variants génétiques associés à l’asthme allergique

The Journal of Immunology

Soller L, Ben-Shoshan M, Harrington DW, Fragapane J, Joseph L, St-Pierre Y, Godefroy SB, La Vieille S, Elliott SJ, Clarke AE. 2012

Overall prevalence of self-reported food allergy in Canada

Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology

Halim TY, MacLaren A, Romanish MT, Gold MJ, McNagny KM, Takei F. 2012

Retinoic-acid-receptor-related orphan nuclear receptor alpha is required for natural helper cell development and allergic inflammation


Alton ME,Tough SC, Mandhane PJ, Kozyrskyj AL. 2012

Street drug use during pregnancy: potential programming effects on preschool wheeze

Journal of Developmental Origins of Health and Disease

Master Z, Nelson E, Murdoch B, Caulfield T. 2012

Biobanks Consent and Claims of Consensus

Nature Methods

Ben-Shoshan M, Clarke AE, Raz A. 2012

Psychosocial Factors and the Pathogenesis of Chronic Hives: A Survey of Canadian Physicians

Journal Allergy and Therapy

Bedouch P, Marra CA, FitzGerald JM, Lynd LD, Sadatsafavi M. 2012

Trends in Asthma-Related Direct Medical Costs from 2002 to 2007 in British Columbia, Canada: A Population Based-Cohort Study


Ungar WJ, Boydell K, Dell S, Feldman BM, Marshall D, Willan A, Wright J. 2012

A parent-child dyad approach to the assessment of health status and health-related quality of life in children with asthma


Carlsten C, Dimich-Ward H, DyBuncio A, Becker AB, Chan-Yeung M. 2012

Cotinine versus questionnaire: early life environmental tobacco smoke exposure and incident asthma

BMC Pediatric

Davis BE, Cockcroft DW. 2012

Past, present and future uses of methacholine challenge

Expert Review in Respiratory Medicine

Adamko DJ, Sykes BD, Rowe BH . 2012

The metabolomics of asthma: novel diagnostic potential


Boulet L-P. 2012

Cough and upper airway disorders in elite athletes: a critical review

British Journal of Sports Medicine

Lum S, Stocks J, Stanojevic S, Wade A, Robinson P, Gustafsson P, Brown M, Aurora P, Subbarao P, Hoo A-F, Sonnappa S. 2012

Age and height dependence of lung clearance index and functional residual capacity

European Respiratory Journal

Lougheed MD, Lemière C, Ducharme FM, Lickai C, Dell SD, Rowe BH, Fitzgerald M, Leigh R, Watson W, Boulet L-P. 2012

Canadian Thoracic Society 2012 Guideline Update: Diagnosis and Management of Asthma in Preschoolers, Children and Adults: Executive Summary

Canadian Respiratory Journal

Davenport MH, Beaudin AE, Brown AD, Leigh R, Poulin MJ. 2012

Ventilatory responses to exercise and CO2 after menopause in healthy women: effects of age and fitness

Respiratory Physiology & Neurobiology

Fitzgerald M. 2012

Randomised controlled trial: In two parallel pragmatic equivalence trials, leukotriene receptor antagonists as initial therapy for asthma compared with inhaled corticosteroids and as add on therapy to ICS compared with adding long-acting β agonists provide

Evidence-Based Medicine for Primary Care and Internal Medicine

Carlsten C, Melén E 2012

Air pollution, genetics, and allergy: an update

Current Opinion in Allergy and Clinical Immunology

Gauvreau GM, Boulet LP, Cockcroft DW, Fitzgerald JM, Carlsten C, Davis BE, Deschesnes F, Duong M, Durn BL, Howie KJ, Hui L, Kasaian MT, Killian KJ, Strinich TX, Watson RM, Y N, Zhou S, Raible D, O'Byrne PM. 2011

The effects of IL-13 blockade on allergen-induced airway responses in mild atopic asthma

American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine

Ben-Shoshan M, Clarke AE. 2011

Anaphylaxis: past, present, and future


Fenton N, Elliott S, Cicutto L, Clarke AE, Harada L, McPhee E. 2011

Illustrating risk: anaphylaxis through the eyes of the food allergic child

Risk Analysis

Simmons E, To T, Dell SD. 2011

The population attributable fraction of asthma among Canadian children

Canadian Journal of Public Health

North ML, Amatullah H, Khanna N, Urch B, Grasemann H, Silverman FS, Scott JA. 2011

Augmentation of arginase 1 expression by exposure to air pollution exacerbates the airways hyperresponsiveness in murine models of asthma

Respiratory Research

Allen R, Amram O, Wheeler A, Brauer M. 2011

The transferability of NO and NO2 land use regression models between cities and pollutants

Atmospheric Environment

Caulfield T, Ries N, Barr G. 2011

Variation in Ethics Review of Multi-Site Research Initiatives

Amsterdam Law Forum

Reece P, Thanendran A, Crawford L, Prescott SL, Sehmi R, Denburg JA. 2011

Maternal allergy modulates cord blood hemopoietic progenitor Toll-like receptor expression and function

Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology

Evans J, Meslin E, Marteau T, Caulfield T. 2011

Deflating the Genomic Bubble


Brown SJ, Asai Y, Cordell HJ, Campbell LE, Zhao Y, Liao, H, Northstone K, Henderson J, Alizadehfar R, Ben-Shoshan M, Morgan K, Roberts GC, Masthoff LJ, Pasmans S, van den Akker PC, Wijmenga C, Hourihane J, Palmer C, Lack G, Clarke AE, Hull P, Irvine AD, 2011

Loss-of-function variants in the filaggrin gene are a significant risk factor for peanut allergy

Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology

Suace DJ, Skappak C, Regus S, Cook K, Ben-Zvi A, Becker A, Moqbel R, Sykes BD, Rowe BH, Adamko DJ. 2011

Metabolomic Profiling Pediatric Asthma: the Diagnostic Utility of Urine NMR

Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology

Cook DA, Levinson AJ, Garside S. 2011

Method and Reporting Quality in Health Professions Education Research: A Systematic Review

Medical Education

Tam A, Wadsworth S, Dorscheid D, Man SF, Sin DD. 2011

The airway epithelium: more than just a structural barrier

Therapeutic Advances in Respiratory Disease

Blimkie D, Fortuno ES, Yan H, Cho P, Ho K, Turvey SE, Marchant A, Goriely S, Kollman TR. 2011

Variables to be controlled in the assessment of blood innate immune responses to Toll-like receptor stimulation

Journal of Immunological Methods

Stewart M, Letourneau N, Masuda JR, Anderson S, McGhan SL. 2011

I want to meet other kids like me: support needs of children with asthma and allergies

Issues in Comprehensive Pediatric Nursing

Carlsten C, Dybuncio A, Becker AB, Chan-Yeung M, Brauer M. 2011

Traffic-related air pollution (TRAP) and incident asthma in a high-risk birth cohort

Occupational and Environmental Medicine

Maltby S, Freeman S, Gold M, Baker JHE, Zybtnuik L, Minchinton AI, Gold MR, Roskelley CD, McNagny KM. 2011

Opposing roles for CD34 in tumor growth alter early stage vascular and late stage immune cell infiltration


Rousseau M-C, Boulay M-E, Goronfolah L, Denburg J, Keith P, Boulet L-P. 2011

Comparative responses to nasal allergen challenge in allergic rhinitic subjects with or without asthma

Allergy, Asthma & Clinical Immunology

Stewart M, Masuda JR, Letourneau N, Anderson S, Cicutto L, McGhan SL, Watt S. 2011

Online support intervention for adolescents with asthma and allergies: Ingredients and insights

Journal of Asthma & Allergy Educators

Carlsten C, Dybuncio A, Becker AB, Chan-Yeung M, Brauer M. 2011

GSTP1 polymorphism modifies risk for incident asthma associated with nitrogen dioxide in a high-risk birth cohort

Occupational and Environmental Medicine

Arrandale VH, Brauer M, Brook JR, Brunekreef B, Gold DR, London SJ, Miller JD, Ozkaynak H, Ries NM, Sears MR, Silverman FS, Takaro TK 2011

Exposure assessment in cohort studies of childhood asthma

Environmental Health Perspectives

Hackett TL, Singhera GK, Shaheen F, Hayden P, Jackson GR, Hegele RG, Van Eeden S, Dorscheid DR, Knight DA, Bai T. 2011

Intrinsic phenotypic differences of asthmatic epithelium and its inflammatory responses to RSV and air pollution

American Journal of Respiratory Cell and Molecular Biology

Tam A, Morrish D, Wadsworth S, Dorscheid DR, Man SP, Sin DD. 2011

The role of female hormones on lung function in chronic lung diseases

BMC Women’s Health

Blanchet MR, Bennett JL, Gold M, Levantini E, Tenen DG, Girard M, Cormier Y, McNagny KM. 2011

CD34 is required for dendritic cell trafficking and pathology in lung inflammatory disease

American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine

Arias K, Chu DK, Flader K, Botelho F, Walker T, Arias N, Humbles AA, Coyle AJ, Oettgen HC, Chang HD, Van Rooijen N, Waserman S, Jordana M. 2011

Distinct immune effector pathways contribute to the full expression of peanut induced anaphylactic reactions in mice

Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology

Ilarraza R, Wu Y, Ebeling C, Davoine F, Adamko DJ. 2011

Immunomodulatory potential of CVT-E002, a proprietary north American ginseng extract, in vitro

The Journal of the Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology

Kozyrskyj AL, Zeng Y, MacNeil BJ, Colman I, HayGlass KT, Sellers EAC, Becker AB. 2011

Maternal distress in early life predicts the waist-hip ratio in school children

Journal of Developmental Origins of Health and Disease

Stewart M, Letourneau N, Masuda JR, Anderson S, McGhan SL. 2011

Online solutions to support needs and preferences of parents of children with asthma and allergies

Journal of Family Nursing

Soller L, Fragapane J, Ben-Shoshan M, Harrington DW, Alizadehfar R, Joseph L, St. Pierre Y, Godefroy SB, La Vieille S, Elliott SJ, Clarke AE. 2011

Possession of epinephrine auto-injectors by Canadians with food allergies

Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology

Stewart M, Letourneau N, Masuda JR, Anderson S, Cicutto L, McGhan SL, Watt S. 2011

Support Needs and Preferences of Young Adolescents with Asthma and Allergies: Just No One Really Seems to Understand

Journal of Paediatric Nursing

Brouwers M, Makarski J, Durocher L, Levinson A. 2011

E-Learning interventions is comparable to User's Manual in a randomized trial of training strategies for the AGREE II

Implementation Science

Soller L, Fragapane J, BenShoshan M, Harrington DW, Joseph L, St. Pierre Y, Godefroy S, Elliott SJ, Clarke AE. 2011

Epinephrine auto-injectors (EAIs) in Canadians with food allergies

Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology

Caulfield T. 2011

Direct-to-consumer testing: if consumers are not anxious, why are policymakers?

Human Genetics

Caulfield T. 2011

The biobanking quandary: getting and withdrawing consent

Harvard Health Policy Review

Ilarraza R, Wu Y, Davione F, Ebeling C, Adamko DJ. 2011

Human dendritic cells promote an antiviral immune response when stimulated by CVT-E002

Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics

Rachul C, Ries N, Caulfield T. 2011

Canadian Newspaper Coverage of the A/H1N1 Vaccine Program

Canadian Journal of Public Health

Master Z, Ries N, Caulfield T. 2011

Balancing Efficiency and the Protection of Research Participants: Canadian Allergy/Asthma Researchers’ Perspectives on the Ethics Review of Multi-Site Health Research

Journal of Clinical Research and Bioethics

Caulfield T, Rachul C. 2011

Supported by Science?: What Canadian Naturopaths Advertise to the Public

Allergy, Asthma & Clinical Immunology

Ries N. 2011

Regulating Public Health Risks: Case Studies of Food Allergens and Transfusion Transmissible Infections

University of Alberta's Health Law Institutes' Health Law Journal

Peters GE, Davis BE, Cockcroft DW. 2011

Characterization of the methacholine PC15

Annals of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology

Tan A, Tripp B, Daley D. 2011

BRISK – Research Oriented Storage Kit for Biology-Related Data


Debley J, Stanojevic S, Filbrum AG, Subbarao P. 2011

Bronchodilator Responsiveness in Wheezy Infants and Toddlers is not associated with Asthma Risk Factors

Pediatric Pulmonology

Carlsten C, Ferguson A, Dimich-Ward H, Chan H, DyBuncio A, Rousseau R, Becker A, Chan-Yeung M. 2011

Association between endotoxin and mite allergen exposure with asthma and specific sensitization at age 7 in high-risk children

Pediatric Allergy and Immunology

Arizmendi NG, Abel M, Puttagunta L, Asaduzzaman M, Davidson C, Karimi K, Forsythe P, Vliagoftis H. 2011

Mucosal exposure to cockroach extract induces allergic sensitization and allergic airway inflammation

Allergy, Asthma & Clinical Immunology

Forsythe P. 2011

Probiotics and lung diseases


Murdoch B, Hyde-Lay R. 2011

An Examination of the Public Justifications for the Expansion of Canadian Naturopaths’ Scope of Practice

Health Law Journal

Ries N. 2011

Stored Blood Samples: Controversies over Privacy and Consent

The Lawyer's Weekly

Nguyen-Luu NU, Ben-Shoshan M, Alizadehfar R, Joseph L, Harada L, Allen M, St-Pierre Y, Clarke AE. 2011

Inadvertent exposures in children with peanut allergy

Pediatric Allergy and Immunology