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.

The database can be searched by different data fields.


Maternal distress and the development of atopic disease in children: Potential pathways and interventions

2009 - 2011

Becker, Allan; Brownell, Marni; Chartier, Mariette; Kozyrskyj, Anita; Letourneau, Nicole; Mandhane, Piush

Maternal Stress and Childhood Asthma (Success Stories profile)

2005 - 2006

Becker, Allan; HayGlass, Kent; Kozyrskyj, Anita; MacNeil, Brian


2009 - 2012

Adamko, Darryl; Becker, Allan; Custovic, Adnan; Ellis, Anne; Gauvreau, Gail; Mayers, Irvin; Moqbel, Redwan; Ratz, Jodan; Rowe, Brian; Sykes, Brian; Taylor, Neil; Vethanayagam, Dilini

Method for measuring phthalate concentrations representative of exposure (Success Stories profile)

2011 - 2013

Diamond, Miriam

Mini-CHILD: AllerChip – Development, Validation and Implementation of a Microarray Genotyping Tool for Allergy and Asthma Research

2007 - 2009

Abugharbieh, Rafeed; Sandford, Andrew; Tebbutt, Scott; Wilkinson, Mark; Zamar, Ruben

Mini-CHILD: Assessment of the home environment (Success Stories profile)

2007 - 2009

Allen, Ryan; Brauer, Michael; Kollmann, Tobias; Scott, James; Subbarao, Padmaja; Takaro, Timothy; Turvey, Stuart

Mini-CHILD: Development of objective measurement of airway inflammation and lung function in infants (Success Stories profile)

2007 - 2009

Adamko, Darryl; Befus, Dean; Post, Martin; Ratjen, Felix; Subbarao, Padmaja

Mini-CHILD Environment – Assessment of Land Use Regression (Success Stories profile)

2007 - 2009

Allen, Ryan; Becker, Allan; Brauer, Michael; Carlsten, Chris; Chan-Yeung, Moira

Mini-CHILD: Environmental assessment of molecular genetic characterization of microbes in outdoor and indoor air and dust

2007 - 2009

Brook, Jeff; Dell, Sharon; Gold, Diane; Nakatsu, Cindy; Scott, James; Scott, Jeremy; Sears, Malcolm; Seifert, Keith; Silverman, Frances; Summerbell, Richard; Takaro, Timothy; Untereiner, Wendy

Mini-CHILD: Psychosocial Assessment and Epigenetics (Success Stories profile)

2007 - 2009

Chen, Edith; Kobor, Michael; Miller, Greg

Mini-CHILD: Recruitment

2007 - 2009

Kollmann, Tobias; Turvey, Stuart

Mobilizing best practices in Asthma and Allergy management and use of the Air Quality Health Index in the Canadian sport and recreation community

2012 - 2014

Becker, Allan; Bentley, Lisa; Boulet, Louis-Philippe; Brook, Jeff; Carlsten, Chris; Chiotti, Quinten; Daly, Christina; Dance, Matthew; Denburg, Judah; Dogra, Shilpa; Duffy, Ann; Elliott, Susan; Flett, Cyndie; Hylland, Sue; Laframboise, Deirdre; Latycheva, Oxana; Levinson, Anthony; Royce, Diana; Strother, Ralph; Waserman, Susan

Modulation of exocytosis in allergic inflammation

2005 - 2006

Dawny, Gregory; Eitzen, Gary; Lacy, Paige

Molecular interactions and ontologies for allergy and asthma (Annual Report story: Mapping molecular interactions of allergic disease)

2011 - 2013

Brinkman, Fiona

Moving forward with birth cohort research in Canada: The legal and ethical foundations for the CHILD study

2006 - 2008

Caulfield, Timothy; Ries, Nola

Neuroendocrine Regulation of Allergic Inflammation: Translational Studies (Success Stories profile)

2007 - 2009

Befus, Dean; Davison, Joe; Mathison, Ronald; Metwally, Essam; O’Byrne, Paul; Wilkinson, Mark

Neuroendocrine regulation of allergic reactions in animal models: Translation to humans

2007 - 2009

MacQueen, Glenda

Neuroimmune interactions: a partnership in drug development and translational research

2009 - 2012

Befus, Dean; Halloran, Philip; Hamid, Qutayba; Kollmann, Tobias; Mathison, Ronald; O’Byrne, Paul

Non-invasive diagnosis: Metabolics for the various phenotypes of asthma (formerly: Diagnosing the Various Phenotypes of Asthma: The Use of Urine NMR) (Success Stories profile)

2007 - 2009

Adamko, Darryl; Becker, Allan; Marrie, Tom; Mayers, Irvin; Moqbel, Redwan; Rowe, Brian; Sykes, Brian; Vethanayagam, Dilini

Online Certificate Course in Best Practices for Allergic Disease/Anaphylaxis for Schools

2007 - 2009

Levinson, Anthony