HQP Accomplishments

HQP Awards, Honours and Recognitions

HQP Publications

AllerGen HQP by the Numbers

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HQP Awards, Honours and Recognitions

Awards and Grants


Dr. Catherine Biggs awarded the prestigious AllerGen Emerging Clinician-Scientist Research Fellowship

Video created by Evelyn Gunawan, Min Hyung Ryu and Agnes Yuen, wins 2016 AllerGen HQP Video Competition

Matthew Gold named a 2016 Banting Postdoctoral Fellow

John-Paul Oliveria wins McMaster, EAACI awards

Vivek Gandhi receives a 2016-17 Studentship Award from The Lung Association, Alberta and NWT

Mark Tenn receives Food Allergy Canada’s Pryde Family Travel Grant

Liane Kang, Lisa McEwan, Mark Tenn and Rozlyn Boutin receive CIHR Frederick Banting and Charles Best Canada Graduate Scholarship Awards

Lisa Reynolds receives CIHR Fellowship

Anne-Marie Boucher and Julyanne Brassard receive FRQS Master’s Training Awards

Arthur Owora, Thomas Mahood and Lorena Vehling receive Research Manitoba awards

Dr. Christopher Rider and Dr. Aida Eslami receive 2016 MSFHR Trainee Awards

Dr. Philippe Bégin receives an FRQS/AllerGen Clinical Research Scholars – Junior 1 Career Award

AllerGen trainees Maxwell Tran and Dr. Leila Mostaço-Guidolin awarded 2016 ATS Abstract Scholarships

John Paul Oliveria receives Eva Eugenia Lillian Cope Research Scholarship for 2015-2016

Julyanne Brassard receives CIHR Master’s Award

Stephanie Nairn awarded FQRSC doctoral fellowship

Jeremy Hirota granted CIHR New Investigator Salary Award

Rishma Chooniedass, Saiful Huq and David Ngan take top prizes in AllerGen’s 2015 HQP Video Competition

Jeremy Hirota wins 2015 Ann Woolcock Award

AllerGen awards $250,000 for advanced allergy research to Dr. Marylin Desjardins

AllerGen trainees receive prestigious Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships (Meghan Azad, Jeremy Hirota)

AllerGen Awards $250,000 Fellowship to Trainee (Philippe Bégin)

AllerGen trainees receive ATS Abstract Scholarships (Francesco Sava, Masatsugu Yamamoto)

AllerGen trainee receives competitive leadership award (Natalia Mykhaylova)

AllerGen Trainee Wins Two Prestigious Fellowships (Pawan Sharma)

AllerGen Trainee Receives Frederick Banting and Charles Best Canada Graduate Scholarship Doctoral Award (Elaine Fuertes)

Moshe Ben-Shoshan receives 2013-2014 FRQS/AllerGen Clinical Research Scholar – Junior 1 Career Award

Lianne Soller receives Fonds de recherche du Québec – Santé (FRQS) Doctoral Training Award

Daniel Harrington receives 2012 Risk Perception/Communication Paper of the Year award from Journal of Human and Ecological Risk Assessment (HERA)

Inaugural Emerging Clinician-Scientist Research Fellowship Award Winner (Moshe Ben-Shoshan)

Tillie-Louise Hackett benefits from CLA/CIHR/GSK Fellowship

AllerGen Trainee Anne Ellis receives World Allergy Organization – Nycomed Fellowship


Honours and Recognitions


2016 CSACI/AllerGen Poster Competition Award Winners (Michelle North, Keely Loewen, Rishma Chooniedass, Elizabeth Simms, Bassel Dawod, John Paul Oliveria)

Jyoti Balhara received a 2016 Emerging Leader Award from the University of Manitoba

Min Hyung Ryu receives a Rising Star Award from the Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute (VCHRI)

Dominik Nowak receives the Medical Student Award from the Hamilton Academy of Medicine

Dong Yan wins a Gold Award in CIHR Poster Competition

Laura Feldman receives the Donald Fraser Memorial Award and the W.H. LeRiche Award from the University of Toronto

2016 AllerGen Poster Competition Award Winners (Melanie Emmerson, Sofianne Gabrielli, Mark Tenn, Bahar Torabi, Min Hyung Ryu, Amrit Singh, Andréanne Morin, John Paul Oliveria, Jasemine Yang, Sarah Svenningsen, Tetyana Kendzerska. Marie-Claire Arrieta, Olivia Cheng, Lisa Steacy, Theodore Konya, Leila Mostaço-Guildolin, Laura Feldman)

2015 AllerGen & CSACI Poster Competition Award Winners (Stephanie Legere, Anne-Marie Boucher-Lafleur, Mena Soliman, Laura Feldman,Young Woong Kim, Amrit Singh, Elinor Simons, Meghan Azad, Saiful Huq, Linda Warner, Lisa Steacy, John Paul Oliveria, Dominik Nowak)

Erika Ladouceur designated a 2015 Executive Committee member of the National Asthma Patient Alliance

Meghan Azad invited to Prime Ministerial conversation with Bill Gates on maternal & child health; her work recognized by Parliamentarian

2014 AllerGen & CSACI Poster Competition Award Winners (Laura Feldman, Ali Hosseini, Amrit Singh, Philippe Bégin, Pia-Lauren Reece, Gurpreet Singhera, Sarah De Schryver, Vivek Gandhi, Claire Unruh)

Microbiome poster, KT videos garner multiple recognitions (Meghan Azad)

Talented AllerGen trainee to meet Nobel Laureates (Meghan Azad)

Young Canadians Roundtable on Health includes AllerGen trainees (Timothy Chung, Ryan Persaud)

Abstract receives highest score at European conference (Elaine Fuertes)

Health Canada cites AllerGen HQP’s research (Lianne Soller)

Trainee excels in first poster competition (Hessam Kashani)

AllerGen Student Poster Award Winners 2012 (Megan Alton, Kaitlyn Carson, Meghan Azad, Huan Shu, Jasemine Yang, Bernard Lo, Lianne Soller, Bonnie Chow)

AllerGen trainees take top honours in CSACI Poster Competition (Meghan Azad, Elinor Simons, Doug Houlbrook, Joanne P. Yeung, Sophia Xu)

AllerGen Trainees Take Top Honours at the 2011 CSACI Annual Scientific Meeting Poster Competition (Meghan Azad, Claudia Hui, Philippe Bégin)

AllerGen Trainees Take Top Honours at the 2010 CSACI Annual Scientific Meeting (Salma Bahreinian, Doug Houlbrook)

Publications and Media Coverage


Bernard Lo’s paper on “The orphan nuclear receptor RORα and group 3 innate lymphoid cells drive fibrosis in a mouse model of Crohn’s disease” published in the September 2016 issue of Science Immunology

Dr. Marie-Clair Arrieta co-authors book: “Let Them Eat Dirt”

Nami Shrestha Palikhe’s paper published in the June 2016 Clinical and Experimental Allergy and highlighted in the Editor-In-Chief Editorial

Maxwell Tran‘s ATS abstract generates international media interest, with coverage in The Globe & Mail, The National Post, CTV News, The Toronto Star and Newsweek, among other outlets

Success Stories Profile—Matthew Gold: Paragon of Productivity

AllerGen trainee Dr. Hind Sbihi interviewed on Global TV (and in many other media outlets) regarding important air pollution study

AllerGen trainee Dr. Petya Koleva first author on major microbiome paper

Matt Gold achieves “almost unprecedented” publication productivity

Leah Stiemsma speaks of asthma-microbiome link found using CHILD Study samples

Success Stories Profile—David Préfontaine: From Research Lab to Industry Liaison

Andrew O’Keefe interviewed in Pediatric News regarding C-CARE findings reported in his poster at AAAAI

Trainee Michelle North publishes on helping asthma patients reduce their exposure to air pollution

AllerGen trainee interviews Nobel Laureate Barry Marshall in Nature (Meghan Azad)

Success Stories Profile—Meghan Azad: Minding the Microbiome

Success Stories Profile—Jennifer Protudjer: AllerGen-An Incubator for Young Researchers

Meghan Azad publishes on probiotics and childhood asthma

Ryan Persaud publishes on newborn exposure to antibiotics

Elaine Fuertes’ research featured in The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology

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HQP Publications

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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

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

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

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

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

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

Murdoch B, Hyde-Lay R. 2011

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

Health Law Journal

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

Wadsworth SJ, Sin DD, Dorscheid DR. 2011

Clinical update on the use of biomarkers of airway inflammation in the management of asthma

Journal of Asthma and Allergy

Kelly MM, King EM, Rider CF, Gwozd C, Holden NS, Eddleston J, Zuraw B, Leigh R, O'Byrne PM, Newton R. 2011

Corticosteroid-induced gene expression in allergen-challenged asthmatic subjects taking inhaled budesonide

British Journal of Pharmacology

Akhabir L, Sandford AJ. 2011

Genome-wide association studies for discovery of genes involved in asthma

Respirology

Blanchet MR, Gold M, Maltby M, Bennett J, Lee DM, McNagny KM 2010

Loss of CD34 leads to exacerbated autoimmune arthritis through increased vascular permeability

The Journal of Immunology

Karimi K, Bienenstock J, Wang L, Forsythe P. 2010

The vagus nerve modulates CD4+ T cell activity

Brain, Behaviour, and Immunity

Kelly MM, O'Connor TM, Leigh R, Otis J, Gwozd C, Gauvreau GM, Gauldie J, O'Byrne PM. 2010

Effects of budesonide and formoterol on allergen-induced airway responses, inflammation, and airway remodeling in asthma

Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology

Préfontaine D, Banville-Langelier AA, Fiset PO, Guay J, An J, Mazer M, Hamid Q, Mazer BD. 2010

Children with atopic histories exhibit impaired lipopolysaccharide-induced Toll-like receptor-4 signalling in peripheral monocytes

Clinical and Experimental Immunology

Ben-Shoshan M, Kagan R, Primeau MN, Alizadehfar R, Turnbull E, Harada L, Dufresne C, Allen M, Joseph L, St. Pierre Y, Clarke AE. 2010

Establishing the diagnosis of peanut allergy in children never exposed to peanut or with an uncertain history: a cross-Canada study

Pediatric Allergy and Immunology

Pole JD, Mustard CA, To T, Beyene J, Allen AC. 2010

Antenatal steroid therapy for fetal lung maturation and the subsequent risk of childhood asthma: a longitudinal analysis

Journal of Pregnancy

Amin R, Subbarao P, Jabar A, Balkovec S, Jensen R, Kerrigan S, Gustafsson P, Ratjen F. 2010

Hypertonic saline improves LCI in pediatric CF patients with normal lung function

Thorax

Akhtar U, McWinney R, Rastogi N, Scott JA, Evans GJ. 2010

Cytotoxic and pro-inflammatory effects of ambient and source related PM in relation to the production of reactive oxygen species (ROS) in human airway epithelial cells

Inhalation Toxicology

Van Rossum TB, Tripp B, Daley D. 2010

SLIMS – A user-friendly sample operations and inventory management system for genotyping labs

Bioinformatics

Ben-Shoshan M, Harrington DW, Sicherer SH, Soller L, Fragapane J, Joseph L, St. Pierre Y, Godefroy S, Elliot SJ, Clarke AE 2010

A population-based study on the prevalence of peanut, tree nut, fish, shellfish, and sesame allergies in Canada

Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology

Blimkie D, Fortuno ES, Thommai F, Xu L, Fernandes E, Crabtree J, Rein-Weston A, Jansen K, Wilson CB, Brinkman RR, Kollmann TR. 2010

Identification of B cells through negative gating?an example of the MIFlowCyt standard applied

Cytometry Part A

Lavoie-Lamoureux A, Moran K, Beauchamp G, Manel S, Steinbach F, Lefebvre-Lavoie J, Martin JG, Lavoie JP. 2010

IL-4 activates equine neutrophils and induces a mixed inflammatory cytokine expression profile with enhanced neutrophil chemotactic mediator release ex vivo

American Journal of Physiological – Lung Cellular and Molecular Physiology

Amin R, Subbarao P, Lou W, Jabar A, Balkovec S, Jensen R, Kerrigan S, Gustafsson P, Ratjen F. 2010

The effect of Dornase Alfa on ventilation inhomogeneity in patients with cystic fibrosis

European Respiratory Journal

Maltby S, Wohlfarth C, Gold M, Zybtnuik L, Hughes MR, McNagny KM. 2010

CD34 is required for infiltration of eosinophils into the colon during DSS-induced ulcerative colitis

American Journal of Pathology

Allakhverdieva Z, Comeau MR, Delespesse G. 2010

Dexamethasone regulation of thymic stromal lymphopoietin receptor expression on mast cells and their precursors

Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology

Akhabir L, Sandford AJ. 2010

Genetics of interleukin 1 receptor-like 1 in immune and inflammatory diseases

Current Genomics

Hyde-Lay R. 2010

Media Representations of Allergy and Asthma Issues, Policy and Research: Views from the AllerGen Research Community

Health Law Review

Rachul C. 2010

Much Ado About Something: Insights into the Science Communication Process

Health Law Review

MacRedmond R, Singhera G, Attridge S, Bahzad M, Fava C, Lai Y, Hallstrand TS, Dorscheid DR. 2010

Conjugated linoleic acid improves airway hyper-reactivity in overweight mild asthmatics

Clinical & Experimental Allergy

North ML, Meurs H, Zaagsma J, Scott JA, and Maarsingh H. 2010

Arginase in asthma – recent developments in animal and human studies

The Open Nitric Oxide Journal

Xu Y, Waserman S, Connors L, Stawiarski K, Kastner M. 2010

Food allergy management from the perspective of patients or caregivers and allergists: a qualitative study

Allergy, Asthma & Clinical Immunology

Corbett N, Blimkie D, Ho K, Cai B, Sutherland D, Kallos A, Crabtree J, Rein-Watson A, Lavoie PM, Turvey SE, Hawkins NR, Self SG, Wilson CB, Hajjar AM, Fortuno ES, Kollmann TR. 2010

Ontogeny of the innate immune response to TLR stimulation

PLoS ONE

North ML, Amatullah H, Khanna N, Graseman H, Silverman FS, Scott JA. 2010

Introduction of arginase by exposure to air pollution exacerbates the airways symptoms in murine models of asthma

American Journal of Physiological – Lung Cellular and Molecular Physiology

Small CL,Shaler CR, S. McCormick S, Jeyanathan M, Damjanovic D, Brown E, Arck P, Jordana M, Kaushic C, Ashkar A, Xing Z. 2010

Influenza infection leads to increased susceptibility to subsequent bacterial superinfection by impairing NK cell responses in the lung

The Journal of Immunology

Dreger LC, Kozyrskyj AL, HayGlass KT, Becker AB, MacNiel BJ 2010

Lower cortisol levels in asthmatic children exposed to recurrent maternal distress from birth

Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology

North ML, Meurs H, Zaagsma J, Scott JA, and Maarsingh H. 2010

Arginase in asthma – recent developments in animal and human studies

The Open Nitric Oxide Journal

Sheth SS, Waserman S, Kagan R, Alizadehfar R, Primeau MN, Elliot S, St Pierre Y, Wickett R, Joseph L, Harada L, Dufresne C, Allen M, Allen M, Godefroy SB, Clarke AE 2010

Role of food labels in accidental exposures in food allergic individuals in Canada

Annals of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology

Zavitz C, Gordon J, Gaschler C, Bauer MT, Fraser KM, Hogaboam CM, Stampfli MR. 2010

Dysregulated MIP-2 expression drives illness in bacterial superinfection of influenza

The Journal of Immunology

Arias K, Waserman S, Jordana M. 2009

Management of food-induced anaphylaxis: unsolved challenges

Current Clinical Pharmacology

Harrington D, Ben-Shoshan M, Sheth S, Godefroy SB, Fragapane J, Soller L, Clark AE, Elliott S. 2009

Precautionary statements on packaged foods in Canada: perspectives and purchasing behaviours of allergic and nonallergic consumers

Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology

Mathison R. 2009

Submandibular salivary gland endocrine secretions and systemic pathophysiological responses

The Open Inflammation Journal

He JQ, Hallstrand TS, Knight D, Chan-Yeung M, Sandford A 2009

A thymic stromal lymphopoietin gene variant is associated with asthma and airway hyperresponsiveness

Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology

Arias K, Baig M, Colangelo M, Chu D, Waserman S, et al. 2009

Concurrent blockade of platelet-activating factor and histamine prevents life-threatening peanut-induced anaphylactic reactions

Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology

Bennett J, Blanchet M, Zhao L, Zbytnuik L, Antignano F, Gold M, Kubes P, McNagny K. 2009

Bone marrow derived mast cells accumulate in the CNS during inflammation but are dispensable for EAE pathogenesis

The Journal of Immunology

Maltby S, Khazaie K, McNagny K. 2009

Mast cells in tumor growth: angiogenesis, tissue remodeling and immune-modulation

Biochimica et Biophysica Acta (BBA) – Reviews on Cancer

Saude EJ, Obiefuna IP, Somorjai RL, Ajamian F, Skappak C, Ahmad T, Dolenko BK, Sykes BD, Moqbel R, Adamko DJ. 2009

Metabolomic biomarkers in an animal model of asthma: urine nuclear magnetic resonance

American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine

Pole JD, Mustard CA, To T, Beyene J, Allen AC. 2009

Antenatal steroid therapy for fetal lung maturation: is there an association with childhood asthma?

Journal of Asthma

Loeffler DL, Smolen K, Aplin L, Cai B, Kollmann TR. 2009

Fine-tuning the safety and immunogenicity of Listeria monocytogenes-based neonatal vaccine platforms

Vaccine

Karimi, K, Inman MS, Bienenstock J, Forsythe P. 2009

Lactobacillus re-uterine induced regulatory T cells protect against an allergic airway response in mice

American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine

Haddon DJ, Hughes MR, Antignano F, Westaway D, Cashman NR, McNagny KM. 2009

Expression profiling identifies PrP as a mast cell membrane protein released upon cell activation

Journal of Infectious Disease

Cope SF, Ungar WJ, Glazier RH. 2009

International differences in asthma guidelines for children

International Archives of Allergy and Immunology

Morris KE, St. Laurent CD, Hoeve RS, Forsythe P, Mathsion R, Suresh M, Befus AD. 2009

Autonomic nervous system regulates secretion of anti-inflammatory prohormone SMR1 from rat salivary glands

American Journal of Physiology – Cell Physiology

Al-Garawi A, Fattouh R, Walker T, Jamula E, Botelho F, Goncharova S, Reed J, Stampfli M, O'Byrne P, Coyle A, Jordana M. 2009

Acute, but not resolved, influenza A infection enhances susceptibility to house dust mite-induced allergic disease

The Journal of Immunology

North ML, Khanna N, Marsden PA, Grasemann H,Scott JA. 2009

Functionally important role for arginase 1 in the airways hyperresponsiveness of asthma

American Journal of Physiological – Lung Cellular and Molecular Physiology

Ben-Shoshan M, Kagan R, Primeau M, Alizadehfar R, Verreault N, Yu J, Nicolas N, Joseph L, Turnbull E, Dufresne C, St Pierre Y, Clarke AE. 2009

Is the prevalence of peanut allergy pncreasing? A five-year follow-up study on the prevalence of peanut allergy in Montreal school children aged 5-9 years

Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology

Sheth SS, Waserman S, Kagan R, Alizadehfar R, Primeau MN, Elliot S, St Pierre Y, Wickett R, Joseph L, Harada L, Dufresne C, Allen M, Allen M, Godefroy SB, Clarke AE. 2009

Accidental exposure to peanut in children with peanut allergy

Annals of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology

Hackett TL, Warner SM, Stefanowicz D, Shaheen F, Pechkovsky DV, Murray LA, Argentieri R, Kicic A, Stick SM, Bai TR, Knight DA 2009

Induction of epithelial-mesenchymal transition in primary airway epithelial cells from asthmatic patients by TGF β1

American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine

Bennett J, Blanchet M, Zhao L, Zbytnuik L, Antignano F, Gold M, Kubes P, McNagny K. 2009

Bone marrow derived mast cells accumulate in the CNS during inflammation but are dispensable for EAE pathogenesis

The Journal of Immunology

Zhang J, Daley D, Akhabir L, Stefanowicz D, Chan-Yeung M, Becker AB, Laprise C, Paré PD, Sandford AJ. 2009

Lack of association of TIM3 polymorphisms and allergic phenotypes

BMC Medical Genetics

Davis BE, Illamperuma C, Gauvreau GM, Watson RM, O'Byrne PM, Deschesnes F, Boulet LP, Cockcroft DW. 2009

Single dose desloratadine and montelukast and allergen-induced late airway responses

European Respiratory Journal

Zamar D, Tripp B, Ellis G, Daley D. 2009

Path: a tool to facilitate pathway-based genetic association analysis

Bioinformatics

Haddon DJ, Antignano F, Hughes MR, Blanchet M-R, Zbytnuik L, Krystal G, McNagny KM. 2009

SHIP1 is a repressor of mast cell hyperplasia, cytokine production, and allergic inflammation in vivo

The Journal of Immunology

Haddon DJ, Hughes MR, Antignano F, Westaway D, Cashman NR, McNagny K 2009

Prion protein expression and release by mast cells after activation

The Journal of Infectious Diseases

Bossé Y, Lemire M, Daley D, White JH, Becker A, Paré PD, Laprise C, Hudson TJ 2009

Asthma and genes encoding components of the vitamin D pathway

Respiratory Research

Huang H, Lavoie-Lamoureux A, Lavoie JP, Marcoux M. 2009

Cholinergic stimulation attenuates the IL-4 induced expression of E-selectin and vascular endothelial growth factor by equine pulmonary artery endothelial cells

Veterinarian Immunology and Immunopathology

Blanchet MR, McNagny KM. 2009

Stem cells, inflammation and allergy

Allergy, Asthma & Clinical Immunology

Liem JJ, Kozyrskyj AL, Cockcroft DW , Becker AB. 2008

Diagnosing asthma in children: What is the role for methacholine bronchoprovocation testing?

Pediatric Pulmonology

Weichenthal S, Dufresne A, Infante-Rivard C, Joseph L. 2008

Determinants of ultrafine particle exposures in transportation environments: Findings of an 8-month survey conducted in Montréal, Canada

Journal of Exposure Science and Environmental Epidemiology

Singhera GK, MacRedmond R, Dorscheid DR. 2008

Interleukin-9 and -13 inhibit spontaneous and corticosteroid induced apoptosis of normal airway epithelial cells

Experimental Lung Research

Mathison R, Morris KE, Davison JS, Befus AD. 2008

Allergen-induced Inflammation

Anti-Inflammatory & Anti-Allergy Agents in Medicinal Chemistry

Cope SF, Ungar WJ, Glazier RH. 2008

Socioeconomic factors and asthma control in children

Pediatric Pulmonology

Su R, Becker A, Kozyrskyj A, HayGlass K. 2008

Epigenetic regulation of established human type 1 versus type 2 cytokine responses

Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology

Podder M, Ruan J, Tripp B, Chu ZE, Tebbutt SJ. 2008

Robust SNP genotyping by multiplex PCR and arrayed primer extension

BMC Medical Genomics

Allahverdian S, Harada N, Singhera GK, Knight DA, Dorscheid DR. 2008

Secretion of IL-13 by airway epithelial cells enhances epithelial repair via HB-EGF

American Journal of Respiratory Cell and Molecular Biology

Small CL, McCormick S, Gill N, Kugathasan K, Santosuosso M, Donaldson N, Heinrichs D, Ashkar A, Xing Z. 2008

NK cells play a critical protective role in host defense against acute extracellular S. aureus bacterial infection in the lung

The Journal of Immunology

Weichenthal S, Dufresne A, Infante-Rivard C, Joseph L. 2008

Characterizing and predicting ultrafine particle counts in Canadian classrooms during the winter months: model development and evaluation

Environmental Health

Pole JD, Mustard C, To T, Beyene J, Allen AC. 2008

Antenatal steroid therapy and childhood asthma: Is there a possible link?

Medical Hypothesis

Mathison R, Christie E, Davison JS. 2008

The tripeptide feG inhibits leukocyte adhesion

Journal of Inflammation

Ben-Shoshan M, Kagan R, Primeau M, Alizadehfar R, Verreault N, Yu J, Nicolas N, Joseph L, Turnbull E, Dufresne C, St. Pierre Y, Clarke AE. 2008

The availability of the epinephrine autoinjector at school in children with peanut allergy

Annals of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology

Cope SF, Ungar WJ, Glazier RH. 2008

Socioeconomic factors and asthma control in children

Pediatric Pulmonology

Chun Chan F, Kawas EA, Wilkinson MD, Tebbutt SJ. 2008

DataBiNS-Viz: a web-based tool for visualization of non-synonymous SNP data

Journal of Proteomics and Bioinformatics

Tremblay K, Daley D, Chamberland A, Lemire M, Montpetit A, Laviolette M, Musk AW, James AL, Yeung MC, Becker A, Kozyrskyj A, Sandford A, Hudson TJ, Paré P, Laprise C. 2008

Genetic variation in immune signaling genes differentially expressed in asthmatic lung tissues

Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology

Duong M, Cockcroft D, Boulet L-P, Ahmed T, Iverson H, Atkinson D, Stahl E, Watson R, Davis B, Milo J, Gauvreau G, O?Byrne P. 2008

The effect of IVX-0142, a heparin-derived hypersulfated disaccharide, on the allergic airway responses in asthma

Allergy

Hackett TL, Shaheen F, Johnson A, Wadsworth S, Pechkovsky DV, Jacoby DB, Kicic A, Stick SM, Knight DA. 2008

Characterization of side population cells from human airway epithelium

Stem Cells

Mitchell T, Lo AN, Logan MR, Lacy P, Eitzen G. 2008

Primary granule exocytosis in human neutrophils is regulated by Rac-dependent actin remodeling

American Journal of Physiology and Cell Physiology

Morris KE, Kuo B, Wilkinson M, Davison JS, Befus AD, Mathison RD. 2007

Vcsa1 gene peptides for the treatment of inflammatory and allergic reactions

Recent Patents on Inflammation & Allergy Drug Discovery

Weichenthal S, Dufresne A, Infante-Rivard C. 2007

Indoor nitrogen dioxide and VOC exposures: Summary of evidence for an association with childhood asthma and a case for the inclusion of indoor ultrafine particle measures in future studies

Indoor and Built Environment

Fernandes R, Kusel M, Cyr M, Sehmi R, Holt K, Holt B, Kabadze T, Johnston SL, Sly P, Denburg JA, Holt P. 2007

Cord blood hemopoietic progenitor profiles predict acute respiratory symptoms in infancy

Pediatric Allergy and Immunology

Song Y, Kawas E, Good B, Wilkinson MD, Tebbutt SJ. 2007

DataBiNS: a BioMoby-based data-mining workflow for biological pathways and non-synonymous SNPs

Bioinformatics

Bosse Y, Maghni K, Hudson T. 2007

1α,25-dihydroxy-vitamin D3 stimulation of bronchial smooth muscle cells induces autocrine, contractility and remodelling processes

Physiological Genomics

Liem J, Kozyrskyj A, Becker A. 2007

The risk of developing food allergy in premature/low birth weight children

Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology

Bégin P, Tremblay K, Daley D, Lemire M, Claveau S, Salesse C, Kacel S, Montpetit A, Becker A, Chan-Yeung M, Kozyrskyj AL, Hudson TJ, Laprise C. 2007

Association of urokinase-type plasminogen activator with asthma and atopy

American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine

Mai XM, Becker AB, Sellers EC, Liem JJ, Kozyrskyj AL. 2007

Infrequent milk consumption plus being overweight may have greater risk for asthma in girls

Allergy

Roa JA, Morikawi H, Crawford L, Baatjes A. 2007

The effects of montelukast on tissue inflammatory and bone marrow responses in murine experimental allergic rhinitis: interaction with interleukin-5 deficiency

Immunology

Liem, JJ, Kozyrskyj AL, Becker AB Huq SI, Okechukwu E. 2007

Transient tachypnea of the newborn and the development of a wheezing syndrome

The Journal of Pediatrics

Kelly MM, Brown GD, McNagny, KM, Williams, DL, Van Rooijen N, Maxwell L, Gwozd C, Mody CH, Kubes P. 2007

The lung responds to zymosan in a unique manner independent of Toll-like receptors, complement, and dectin-1

American Journal of Respiratory Cell and Molecular Biology

Lissitsyn Y, Becker AB, HayGlass K, Kozyrskyj A. 2007

Level of toll-like receptor agonist exposure differentially determines chemokine production in humans

Canadian Journal of Physiological Pharmacology

Blanchet MR, Maltby S, Haddon DJ, Merkens H, Zbytnuik L and McNagny KM. 2007

CD34 facilitates the development of allergic asthma

Blood

Liem J, Kozyrskyj AL, Benoit CM, Becker AB. 2007

Asthma is not enough: Continuation of smoking among parents with an asthmatic child

Canadian Respiratory Journal

Mai XM, Kozyrskyj AL, Sellers EAC, Liem JJ, Becker AB. 2007

The relationship of breast-feeding, overweight, and asthma in pre-adolescents

Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology

Polisena J, Tam S, Lodha A, Laporte A, Coyte PC, Ungar WJ. 2007

An economic evaluation of asthma action plans for children with asthma.

Journal of Asthma

Fiset P, Tulic M, PS Skrablin, SR Grover, S Letuve, Mazer BD, Hamid Q. 2006

Signal transducer and activator of transcription 6 down-regulates toll-like receptor-4 expression of a monocytic cell line

Clinical & Experimental Allergy

Weichenthal S, Dufresne A, Infante-Rivard C, Joseph L. 2006

Indoor ultrafine particles and home heating systems: a cross-sectional survey of Canadian homes during the winter months 

Journal of Exposure Science and Environmental Epidemiology

Podder M, Welch WJ, Zamar RH, Tebbutt SJ. 2006

Dynamic variable selection in SNP genotype autocalling from APEX microarray data

BMC Bioinformatics

Tremblay K, Lemire M, Provost V, Pastinen T, Renaud Y, Sandford AJ, Laviolette M, Hudson TJ, Laprise C. 2006

Association study between the CX3CR1 gene and asthma

Genes & Immunity

Fiset P, Tulic M, Hamid Q. 2005

Toll-like receptors and atopy

Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology


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