Research Projects Database

Search the Research Projects Database to learn about the work of leading Canadian research teams who are shedding light on asthma, allergies and allergic disease.

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Functional TSLP genomics in vitro and ex vivo: human epithelial cell production of TSLP in relation to asthma development

2008 - 2010

Bosse, Yohan; Daley, Denise; Knight, Darryl; Laprise, Catherine; Paré, Peter; Sandford, Andrew

Further Development of the Genapha Website:An AllerGen Genomic database resource (Success Stories profile)

2010 - 2011

Daley, Denise

Gender-related biologic and sociologic impact of obesity

2005 - 2006

Becker, Allan; Benoit, Cecilia; Dean, Heather; Gounni, Abdel; Marchessault, Gail; Sellers, Elizabeth; Taylor, Carla

Genetics of the early and late responses to AllerGen challenge (Annual Report story: Two NCEs team up to develop tests for allergic asthma)

2009 - 2012

Borchers, Christoph; Boulet, Louis-Philippe; Carlsten, Chris; Cockcroft, Don; Ellis, Anne; FitzGerald, Mark; Gauvreau, Gail; Mayers, Irvin; O’Byrne, Paul; Radzioch, Danuta; Ratz, Jodan; Tebbutt, Scott

Genome wide association study of allergy and asthma in the Canadian Asthma Primary Prevention Study (CAPPS) and the Study of Allergy Genes and Environment (SAGE)

2009 - 2012

Becker, Allan; Carlsten, Chris; Chan-Yeung, Moira; Daley, Denise; Kozyrskyj, Anita; Laprise, Catherine; Paré, Peter; Sandford, Andrew

Genome-wide Association Results

2012 - 2014

Becker, Allan; Daley, Denise; Demanais, Florence; Kozyrskyj, Anita; Paré, Peter; Sandford, Andrew

Getting Asthma on to the School Agenda: A KT strategy (Annual Report story)

2010 - 2012

Befus, Dean

Health and India-Canada Workshop for Development of Mobile e-Health Technologies

2010 - 2012

Becker, Allan; Denburg, Judah

Hemopoietic stem cell biomarkers in the diagnosis and prediction of allergic inflammation and disease (Success Stories profile)

2009 - 2012

Atkinson, Stephanie; Berthelet, Sharon; Deeley, Roger; Delespesse, Guy; Denburg, Judah; Djandji, Michel; Ellis, Anne; Gauvreau, Gail; Howard, Lisa; Larché, Mark; McCans, John; McNagny, Kelly; Murphy, Timothy; O’Byrne, Paul; Prescott, Susan; Storer, Andrew; Teo, Koon

Hemopoietic stem cell biomarkers in the diagnosis and prediction of allergic inflammation and disease: STEM (Stem cell Team for Emerging Markers)

2012 - 2016

Denburg, Judah; Ellis, Anne

Hemopoietic stem cells as biomarkers of atopy, airways inflammation, and sources of ‘epigenetic’ memory

2007 - 2009

Ackerman, Steven; Atkinson, Stephanie; Cyr, Michael; Denburg, Judah; Foster, Warren; Holt, Patrick; Prescott, Susan; Sly, Peter; Teo, Koon

Host environment interaction: Educating TLR-4+lymphocytes in childhood

2005 - 2006

Hamid, Qutayba; Martin, James; Mazer, Bruce

Identification of genetic predictors of peanut allergy (Success Stories profile)

2007 - 2009

Clarke, Ann; Gordon, John; HayGlass, Kent; Jordana, Manel; Lacy, Paige; Laprise, Catherine; Marshall, Jean; McNagny, Kelly; Sandford, Andrew; Simons, Estelle; Waserman, Susan

IDO, glutamate receptors and allergic inflammation

2005 - 2006

Duszyk, Marek; Ghahary, Aziz; Halayko, Andrew; Moqbel, Redwan

Improved Tools for Assessing Long-Term Indoor and Outdoor Exposures in Epidemiologic Studies of Allergy and Asthma & Repeat Home Visits and Alternative Sampling Techniques in the Mini-CHILD Study (Mini-CHILD II)

2009 - 2011

Allen, Ryan; Beischlag, Tim; Brauer, Michael; Brook, Jeff; Kollmann, Tobias; Lanphear, Bruce; Scott, James; Subbarao, Padmaja; Takaro, Timothy; Wheeler, Amanda

Infant Inflammatory Markers and Lung Function

2005 - 2006

Post, Martin; Ratjen, Felix; Sears, Malcolm; Subbarao, Padmaja

Intracellular Cytokine Production

2007 - 2009

Hamid, Qutayba; Mazer, Bruce

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

2005 - 2006

Clarke, Ann; Elliott, Susan; Joseph, Lawrence; Kagan, Rhoda

Knowledge Mobilization Cafe Scientifique on the top of allergies (food and drug)

2012 - 2013

Mazer, Bruce; Turvey, Stuart

KT feasibility study

2006 - 2008

Befus, Dean