Scientific Publications Database

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

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Kang LJ, Kolevaa PT, Field CJ, Giesbrecht GF, Wine E, Becker AB, Mandhane PJ, Turvey SE, Subbarao P, Sears MR, Scott JA, Kozyrskyj AL, and CHILD Study Investigators 2018

Maternal depressive symptoms linked to reduced fecal Immunoglobulin A concentrations in infants

Brain, Behavior, and Immunity

Lim HF, Ho T, Kjarsgaard M, Efthimiadis A, Yamamurah D, Nair P. 2018

Sputum plug selection under inverted microscopy improves microbial identification during exacerbations of airway diseases

Respiratory Medicine

Dharma C, Lefebvre DL, Tran MM, Lou WYW, Subbarao P, Becker AB, Mandhane PJ, Turvey SE, Sears MR, the CHILD Study investigators 2018

Patterns of allergic sensitization and atopic dermatitis from 1 to 3 years: effects on allergic diseases

Clinical & Experimental Allergy

Asai Y, Clarke AE, Daley D 2018

Canadian genome-wide association study and meta-analysis confirm HLA as a risk factor for peanut allergy independent of asthma

Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology

Stiemsma LT, Turvey SE 2017

Asthma and the microbiome: defining the critical window in early life

Allergy, Asthma & Clinical Immunology

Lawson JA, Rennie DC, Cockcroft DW, Dyck R, Afanasieva A, Oluwole O, Afsana J. 2017

Childhood asthma, asthma severity indicators, and related conditions along an urban-rural gradient: a cross-sectional study

BMC Pulmonary Medicine

Mukherjee M, Lim HF, Thomas S, Miller D, Kjarsgaard M, Tan B, Sehmi R, Khalidi N, Nair P. 2017

Airway autoimmune responses in severe eosinophilic asthma following low-dose Mepolizumab therapy

Allergy, Asthma & Clinical Immunology

Mukherjee M, Svenningsen S, Nair P. 2017

Glucocortiosteroid subsensitivity and asthma severity

Current Opinion in Pulmonary Medicine

Lok SD, Davis BE, Cockcroft DW 2017

Prevalence of allergen sensitization in 1000 adults in Saskatchewan

Allergy, Asthma & Clinical Immunology

Nair P, Martin JG, Cockcroft DC, Dolovich M, Lemiere C, Boulet LP, O'Byrne PM 2017

Airway Hyperresponsiveness in Asthma: Measurement and Clinical Relevance

Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology: In Practice

Tavakoli H, FitzGerald JM, Chen W, Lynd L, Kendzerska T, Aaron S, Gershon A, Marra C, Sadatsafavi M; Canadian Respiratory Research Network. 2017

Ten-year trends in direct costs of asthma: a population-based study


Okeme JO, Webster EM, Parnis JM, Diamond ML 2017

Approaches for estimating PUF-air partitions coefficient for semi-volatile organic compounds: A critical comparison


Maestre-Batlle D, Pena OM, Hirota JA, Gunawan E, Rider CF, Sutherland D, Alexis NE, Carlsten C 2017

Novel flow cytometry approach to identify bronchial epithelial cells from healthy human airways

Scientific Reports

Stearns JC, Zulyniak MA, de Souza RJ, Campbell NC, Fontes M, Shaikh M, Sears MR, Becker MB, Mandhane PJ, Subbarao P, Turvey SE, Gupta M, Beyene J, Surette MG, Anand SS for the NutriGen Alliance 2017

Ethnic and diet-related differences in the healthy infant microbiome

Genome Research

Oluwole O, Kirychuk SP, Lawson JA, Karunanayake C, Cockcroft DW, Willson PJ, Senthilselvan A, Rennie DC. 2017

Indoor mold levels and current asthma among school-aged children in Saskatchewan, Canada

Indoor Air

North ML, Brook JR, Lee EY, Omana V, Daniel NM, Steacy LM, Evans GJ, Diamond ML, Ellis AK. 2017

The Kingston Allergy Birth Cohort: Exploring parentally reported respiratory outcomes through the lens of the exposome

Annals of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology

Bridgman SL, Azad MB, Field CJ, Haqq AM, Becker AB, Mandhane PJ, Subbarao P, Turvey SE, Sears MR, Scott JA, Wishart DS, Kozyrskyj AL, CHILD Study Investigators. 2017

Fecal Short-Chain Fatty Acid Variations by Breastfeeding Status in Infants at 4 Months: Differences in Relative versus Absolute Concentrations

Frontiers in Nutrition

Kramer MM, Hirota JA, Sood A, Teschke K, Carlsten C. 2017

Airway and serum adipokines after allergen and diesel exposure in a controlled human crossover study of atopic adults

Translational Research

Carlsten C, Rider CF 2017

Traffic-related air pollution and allergic disease: an update in the context of global urbanization

Current Opinion in Allergy and Clinical Immunology

Azad M, Vehling L, Lu Z, Dai D, Subbarao P, Becker AB, Mandhane PJ, Turvey S, Lefebrve DL, Sears MR, CHILD Study Investigators. 2017

Breastfeeding, maternal asthma, and wheezing in the first year of life: a longitudinal birth cohort study

European Respiratory Journal

Letourneau N, Kozyrskyj A, Cosic N, Ntanda H, Anis L, Campbel, T, Hart M, Giesbrecht G. 2017

Maternal Sensitivity and Social Support Protect Against Childhood Atopic Dermatitis

Allergy, Asthma & Clinical Immunology

Caulfield T, Marcon AR, Murdoch B 2017

Injecting Doubt: Responding to the Naturopath Anti-Vaccination Rhetoric

Journal of Law and Biotechnology

Lambert D, Pightling A, Griffiths E, Van Domselaar G, Evans P, Berthelet S, Craig D, Chandry PS, Stones R, Brinkman F, Angers-Loustau A, Kreysa J, Tong W, Blais B. 2017

Baseline Practices for the Application of Genomic Data Supporting Regulatory Food Safety

Ingenta Connect

Zago M, Sheridan JA, Traboulsi H, Hecht E, Zhang Y, Matthews J, Nair P, Eidelman D, Baglole CJ. 2017

Low levels of the AhR in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)-derived lung cells increases COX-2 protein by altering mRNA stability


Mukherjee M, Bulir D, Radford K, Kjarsgaard M, Huang C, Jacobsen E, Ochkur S, Lee J, Lacy P, Mahony J, Nair P. 2017

Sputum autoantibodies in severe eosinophilic asthma

Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology

Tran MM, Lefebvre DL, Dai D, Dharma C, Subbarao P, Lou W, Azad MB, Becker AB, Mandhane PJ, Turvey SE, Sears MR, the CHILD Study Investigators 2017

Timing of food introduction and development of food sensitization in a prospective birth cohort

Pediatric Allergy and Immunology

Sorais M, Rezaei A, Okeme JO, Diamond ML, Izquierdo R, Girous J-F, Verrault J 2017

A miniature bird-borne passive air sampler for monitoring halogenated flame retardants

Science of the Total Environment

O'Byrne PM, FitzGerald JM, Zhong N et al. 2017

The SYGMA programme of phase 3 trials to evaluate the efficacy and safety of budesonide/formoterol given as needed in mild asthma: study protocols for two randomised controlled trials


Jiménez-Saiz R, Chu DK, Mandur TS, Walker TD, Gordon ME, Chaudhary R, Koenig J, Saliba S, Galipeau HJ, Utley A, King IL, Lee K, Ettinger R, Waserman S, Kolbeck R, Jordana M. 2017

Lifelong memory responses perpetuate humoral TH2 immunity and anaphylaxis in patients with food allergy

Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology

Gref A, Merid SK, Gruzieva O, Ballereau S, Becker A, Bellander T, Bergstrom A, Bossé Y, Bottai M, Chan-Yeung M, Feurtes E, Jiang R, Joly S, Jones M, Kobor MS, Korek M, Kozyrskyj A, Kumar A, Lemonnier N, MacIntyre E, Menard C, Nickle D, Obeidat M, Pellet 2017

Genome-wide interaction analysis of air pollution exposure and childhood asthma with functional follow-up

American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine

Dhuban KB, d’Hennezel E, Nagai Y, Xiao Y, Shao S, Istomine R, Alvarez F, Ben-Shoshan M, Ochs H, Mazer B, Li B, Sekine C, Berezov A, Hancock W, Torgerson TR, Greene MI, Piccirillo CA. 2017

Suppression by human FOXP3+ regulatory T cells requires FOXP3-TIP60 interactions

Science Immunology

Tun HM, Konya T, Takaro TK, Brook JR, Chari R, Field CJ, Guttman DS, Becker AB, Mandhane PJ, Turvey SE, Subbarao P, Sears MR, Scott JA, Kozyrskyj AL, CHILD Study Investigators 2017

Exposure to household furry pets influences the gut microbiota of infant at 3-4 months following various birth scenarios


Graham C, Chooniedass R, Stefura WP, Becker AB, Sears MR, Turvey SE, Mandhane PJ, Subbarao P, CHILD Study Investigators , HayGlass KT. 2017

In vivo immune signatures of healthy human pregnancy: Inherently inflammatory or anti-inflammatory?


Murdoch B, Carr S, Caulfield. 2017

Selling falsehoods? A cross-sectional study of Canadian naturopathy, homeopathy, chiropractic and acupuncture clinic website claims relating to allergy and asthma

BMJ Open

Tworek D, Heroux D, O'Byrne S, Mitchell P, O'Byrne P, Denburg J. 2017

Toll-like receptor-induced expression of epithelial cytokine receptors on haemopoietic progenitors is altered in allergic asthma

Clinical & Experimental Allergy

O'Keefe A, Clarke A, St. Pierre Y, Mill J, Asai Y, Eisman H, La Vieille S, Alizadehfar R, Joseph L, Morris J, Graveli J, Ben-Shoshan M 2017

The risk of recurrent anaphylaxis

The Journal of Pediatrics

Ritz T, Rosenfield D, St. Laurent CD, Trueba AF, Werchan CA, Vogel PD, Auchus RJ, Reyes-Serratos E, Befus AD 2017

A novel biomarker associated with distress in humans – calcium binding protein, spermatid specific 1 (CABS1)

Johnson KM, FitzGerald JM, Tavakoli H, Sadatsafavi M. 2017

Stability of asthma symptom control in a longitudinal study of mild-moderate asthmatics

Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology: In Practice

Khamis MM, Adamko DJ, El-Aneed A. 2017

Development of a validated LC- MS/MS method for the quantification of 19 endogenous asthma/COPD potential urinary biomarkers

Analytica Chimica Acta

Zulyniak M, de Souza R, Mateen S, Desai,D, Lefebvre D, Gupta M, Wilson J, Wahl G, Subbarao P, Becker A, Mandhane P, Turvey S, Beyene J, Atkinson S, Morrison K, McDonald S, Koon T, Sears M, Anand S. 2017

Does the impact of a plant-based diet during pregnancy on birth weight differ by ethnicity? A dietary pattern analysis from a prospective Canadian birth cohort alliance

BMJ Open

FitzGerald JM, Tavakoli H, Lynd LD, Al Efraij K, Sadatsafavi M. 2017

The impact of inappropriate use of short acting beta agonists in asthma

Respiratory Medicine

Yasmin F, Tun HM, Konya TB, Guttman DS, Chari CJ, Becker A, Mandhane PJ, Turvey SE, Subbarao P, Sears MR, Scott JA, Dinu I, Kozyrskyj A 2017

Cesarean section, formula feeding and infant antibiotic exposure: separate and combined impacts on gut microbial changes in later infancy

Frontiers in Pediatrics, Neonatology

Tamana S, Smithson L, Lau A, Mariasine J, Young R, Chikuma J, Lefebvre DL, Subbarao P, Becker AB, Turvey SE, Sears MR, CHILD Study investigators, Pei J, Mandhane PJ 2017

Parent-Reported Symptoms of Sleep-Disordered Breathing Are Associated With Increased Behavioral Problems at 2 Years of Age: The Canadian Healthy Infant Longitudinal Development Birth Cohort Study


Pitt TJ, Becker AB, Chan-Yeung M, Chan ES, Watson WTA, Chooniedass R, Azad MB. 2017

Reduced risk of peanut sensitization following exposure through breast-feeding and early peanut introduction

Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology

Chen R, Smith SG, Salter B, El-Gammal A, Oliviria JP, Obminski C, Watson R, O'Byrne PM, Gauvreau GM, Sehmi R. 2017

Allergen-induced Increases in Sputum Levels of Group 2 Innate Lymphoid Cells in Subjects with Asthma

American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine

Kuenzig ME, Barnabe C, Seow CH, Eksteen B, Negron ME, Rezaie A, Panaccione R, Benchimol EI, Sadatsafavi M, Avina-Zubieta JA, Kaplan GG 2017

Asthma is associated with subsequent development of inflammatory bowel disease: a population-based case-control study

Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology

Gabrielli S, Clarke A, Eisman H, Morris J, Joseph L, La Vieille S, Small P, Lim R, Chan E, Mill C, Ben-Shoshan M 2017

Disparities in rate, triggers and management in pediatric and adult cases of suspected drug-induced anaphylaxis in Canada

Immunity, Inflammation and Disease

Chan D, Goruk S, Becker A, Subbarao P, Mandhane P, Turvey S, Lefebvre D, Sears M, CHILD Study investigators, Field C, Azad M 2017

Adiponectin, leptin and insulin in breastmilk: associations with maternal characteristics and infant body composition in the first year of life

International Journal of Obesity

Tran MM, Lefebvre DL, Dharma C, Dai D, Lou WYW, Subbarao P, Becker AB, Mandhane PJ, Turvey SE, Sears MR, and the CHILD Study investigators 2017

Predicting the atopic march: results from the Canadian Healthy Infant Longitudinal Development Study

Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology

Kovela P, Tun H, Konya T, Guttman D, Becker A, Mandhane PJ, Turvey S, Sears M, Subbarao P, Scott J, Kozyrskyj A 2017

Sex-specific impact of asthma during pregnancy on infant gut microbiota

European Respiratory Journal

Klopp A, Vehling L, Becker AB, Subbarao P, Mandhane PJ, Turvey SE, Lefebvre DL, Sears MR, the CHILD Study investigators, Azad MB 2017

Modes of infant feeding and the risk of childhood asthma: a prospective birth cohort study

Journal of Pediatrics

Skappak C, Ilarraza R, Wu Y-q, Drake MG, Adamko DJ. 2017

Virus-induced asthma attack: The importance of allergic inflammation in response to viral antigen in an animal model of asthma


FitzGerald JM, Sadatsafavi M. 2017

Improving precision in the prediction of asthma exacerbations

The Lancet Respiratory Medicine

Yang CX, Singh A, Kim YW, Carlsten C, Tebbutt SJ. 2017

Diagnosis of western red cedar asthma using a blood-based gene expression biomarker panel

American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine

Marra CA, Harvard S, Grubisic M, Galo J, Clarke A, Elliott S, Lynd LD. 2017

Consumer preferences for food allergen labeling

Allergy, Asthma & Clinical Immunology

Kendzerska T, Sadatsafavi M, Aaron SD, To TM, Lougheed MD, FitzGerald JM, Gershon AS. 2017

Concurrent physician-diagnosed asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: A population study of prevalence, incidence and mortality


Katial R, Bensch GW, Busse WW, Chipps BE, Denson JL, Gerber AN, Jacobs JS, Kraft M, Martin RJ, Nair P, Wechsler ME. 2017

Changing Paradigms in the Treatment of Severe Asthma: The Role of Biologic Therapies

Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology: In Practice

Mukherjee M, Lim HF, Thomas S, Miller D, Kjarsgaard M, Tan B, Sehmi R, Khalidi N, Nair P. 2017

Airway autoimmune responses in severe eosinophilic asthma following low-dose Mepolizumab therapy

Allergy, Asthma & Immunology Research

Svenningsen S, Nair P 2017

Asthma Endotypes and an Overview of Targeted Therapy for Asthma

Frontiers in Medicine

Arrieta MC, Arevalo A, Stiemsma LT, Dimitriu PA, Chico ME, Loor S, Vaca M, Boutin RCT, Morien E, Mingliang J, Turvey SE, Walter J, Wegener Parfrey L, Cooper P, Finlay BB 2017

Associations between infant fungal and bacterial dysbiosis and childhood atopic wheeze in a nonindustrialized setting

Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology

Asai Y, Daley D, Clarke A 2017

Genome-wide association study and meta-analysis in multiple populations identifies new loci for peanut allergy and establishes c11orf30/EMSY as a genetic risk factor for food allergy

Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology

Blais C, Cockcroft DW, Veilleux J, Boulay ME, Boulet L-P, Gauvreau GM, Scime TX, Watson RM, O’Byrne PM, Davis BE 2017

Methacholine challenge: comparison of airway responsiveness produced by a vibrating mesh nebulizer versus a jet nebulizer

Journal of Aerosol Medicine and Pulmonary Drug Delivery

De Schryver S, Clarke A, La Vieille S, Eisman H, Morris J, Lim R, Gravel J, Ben-Shoshan M. 2017

Food-induced anaphylaxis to a known food allergen in children often occurs despite adult supervision

Pediatric Allergy and Immunology

Kozyrskyj AL, Letourneau N, Kang L, Salmani M 2017

Associations between postpartum depression and childhood asthma diminish with child age

Clinical & Experimental Allergy

Kendzerska T, To TM, Aaron SD, Lougheed MD, Sadatsafavi M, FitzGerald JM, Gershon AS. 2017

The impact of a history of asthma on long-term outcomes of people with newly diagnosed chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: A population study

Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology

Kim YW, Singh A, Shannon CP, Thiele J, Steacy LM, Ellis AK, Neighbour H, Gliddon D, Hickey P, Larché M, Tebbutt SJ. 2017

Investigating immune gene signatures in peripheral blood from subjects with allergic rhinitis undergoing nasal allergen challenge

Journal of Immunology

Caulfield T. 2016

From Kim Kardashian to Dr. Oz: The Future Relevance of Popular Culture to Our Health and Health Policy

Ottawa Law Review

Sadatsafavi M, Chen W, Tavakoli H, Rolf JD, Rousseau R, FitzGerald JM 2016

Economic Burden of Asthma Study Group. Saving in medical costs by achieving guideline-based asthma symptom control: a population-based study


Cockcroft DW 2016

Giants in allergy-immunology. Frederick E. “Freddy” Hargreave, MB ChB, MD

Annals of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology

Silkoff PE, Laviolette M, Singh D, FitzGerald JM, Kelsen S, Backer V, Porsbjerg C, Girodet PO, Berger P, Kline JN, Khatri S, Chanez P, Susulic VS, Barnathan ES, Baribaud F, Loza MJ; ADEPT Investigators. 2016

Longitudinal stability of asthma characteristics and biomarkers from the Airways Disease Endotyping for Personalized Therapeutics (ADEPT) study

Respiratory Research

Arrieta MC, Sadarangani M, Brown EM, Russell SL, Nimmo M, Dean J, Turvey SE, Chan ES, Finlay BB 2016

A humanized microbiota mouse model of ovalbumin-induced lung inflammation

Gut Microbes

Arrieta MC, Walter J, Finlay BB 2016

Human Microbiota-Associated Mice: A Model with Challenges

Cell Host & Microbe

Zhang X, Hirota JA, Yang C, Carlsten C 2016

Effect of GST variants on lung function following diesel exhaust and allergen co-exposure in a controlled human crossover study

Free Radical Biology and Medicine

Yurist-Dousch S, Arrieta MC, Tupin A, Valdez Y, Antunes LC, Yen R, Finlay BB 2016

Nutrient Deprivation Affects Salmonella Invasion and Its Interaction with the Gastrointestinal Microbiota


Ehteshami-Afshar S, FitzGerald JM, Carlsten C, Tavakoli H, Rousseau R, Tan WC, Rolf JD, Sadatsafavi M. 2016

The impact of comorbidities on productivity loss in asthma patients

Respiratory Research

Wong A, Tavakoli H, Sadatsafavi M, Carlsten C, FitzGerald JM. 2016

Asthma control and productivity loss in those with work-related asthma: a population-based study. 5:0.

Journal of Asthma

Adamko DJ, Saude E, Bear M, Regush S, Robinson J. 2016

Urine metabolomic profiling of children with respiratory tract infections in the emergency department: a pilot study

BMC Infectious Diseases

Dixon J, Elliott SJ, Clarke AE 2016

Exploring knowledge-user experiences in integrated knowledge translation: A biomedical investigation of the causes and consequences of food allergy

BMC Research Involvement and Engagement

Blais CM, Davis BE, Cockcroft DW. 2016

Duration of bronchoprotection of the long-acting muscarinic antagonists tiotropium & glycopyrronium against methacholine-induced bronchoconstriction in mild asthmatics

Respiratory Medicine

Karaskova P, Venier M, Melymuk L, Becanova J, Vojta S, Prokes R, Diamond ML, Klanova J 2016

Perfluorinated alkyl substances (PFASs) in household dust in Central Europe and North America

Environment International

de Souza RJ, Zulyniak MA, Desai D, Shaikh MR, Campbell NC, Lefebvre DL, Gupta M, Wilson J, Wahi G, Atkinson SA, Teo KK, Subbarao P, Becker AB, Mandhane PJ, Turvey SE, Sears MR, Anand SS for the NutriGen Alliance Investigators 2016

Harmonization of Food-Frequency Questionnaires and Dietary Pattern Analysis in 4 Ethnically Diverse Birth Cohorts

The Journal of Nutrition

Sadatsafavi M, Tavakoli H, Lynd L, FitzGerald JM 2016

Has asthma medication use caught up with the evidence? A 12-year population-based study of trends


Batool T, Reece PL, Schulze KM, Morrison KM, Atkinson SA, Anand SS, Teo KK, Denburg JA, Cyr MM, FAMILY Study investigators 2016

Prenatal and early-life predictors of atopy and allergic disease in Canadian children: results of the Family Artherosclerosis Monitoring in earLY life (FAMILY) Study

Journal of Developmental Origins of Health and Disease

Wang H, Chen R, Xie J, Zhang Q, Deng Y, Zeng Q, Zhu Z, Ding M, Lai Z, Kolb M, O'Byrne P, Chen R, Zhong N. 2016

A 43-year-old man with cough, expectoration and recurrent wheezing

Journal of Thoracic Disease

Poureslami I, Shum J, Nimmon L, FitzGerald JM. 2016

Culturally Specific Evaluation of Inhaler Techniques in Asthma

Respiratory Care

Chen W, Lynd LD, FitzGerald JM, Marra CA, Balshaw R, To T, Tavakoli H, Sadatsafavi M. Canadian Respiratory Research Network. 2016

Excess medical costs in patients with asthma and the role of comorbidity.

European Respiratory Journal

Il YJ, Okeme O, Liu H, Diamond M, Zhu JP 2016

Fixation of XAD-4 power on filter paper using methyl cellulose for the passive air sampling of semi-volatile organic compounds in indoor air

International Environmental Analytical Chemistry

Kerstjens HAM, O'Byrne PM 2016

Tiotropium for the treatment of asthma: a drug safety evaluation

Expert Opinion on Drug Safety

Hörnig F, Kohajda T, Röder S, Herberth G, von Bergen M, Borte M, Diez U, Rolle-Kampczyk U, Simon JC, Denburg JA, Lehmann I, Junge KM. 2016

The LINA study: higher sensitivity of infant compared to maternal eosinophil/basophil progenitors to indoor chemical exposures.

Journal of Environmental Public Health

Mitchell PD, O'Byrne PM 2016

Surfactant protein-D and asthma


Nair P, O'Byrne PM 2016

Measuring Eosinophils to Make Treatment Decisions in Asthma


FitzGerald JM, Bleecker ER, Nair P, Korn S, Ohta K, Lommatzsch M, Ferguson GT, Busse WW, Barker P, Sproule S, Gilmartin G, Werkstrom V, Aurivillius M, Goldman M; CALIMA study investigators 2016

Benralizumab, an anti-interleukin-5 receptor α monoclonal antibody, as add-on treatment for patients with severe, uncontrolled, eosinophilic asthma (CALIMA): a randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled phase 3 trial

The Lancet

O'Byrne PM, Metev H, Puu M, Richter K, Keen C, Uddin M, Larsson B, Cullberg M, Nair P. 2016

Efficacy and safety of a CXCR2 antagonist, AZD5069, in patients with uncontrolled persistent asthma: a randomised trial

The Lancet Respiratory Medicine

O'Byrne PM, Jacques L, Goldfrad C, Kwon N-H, Perrio M, Yates LJ, Busse WW. 2016

Integrated safety and efficacy analysis of once-daily fluticasone furoate for the treatment of asthma

Respiratory Research

Venier M, Audy O, Vojta Š, Bečanovă J, Romanak K, Melymuk L, Krátká M, Kukučka P, Okeme J, Saini A, Diamond ML, Klanová J. 2016

Brominated flame retardants in the indoor environment — Comparative study of indoor contamination from three countries

Environment International

Alexandra S. Olarnyk , Susan J. Elliott 2016

“You’re Totally on Your Own”: Experiences of Food Allergy on a Canadian University Campus

Universal Journal of Public Health

FitzGerald JM, Sadatsafavi M. 2016

Less chaos in the prognosis of asthma-chronic obstructive lung disease overlap

The Lancet Respiratory Medicine

Hosseini A, Hirota JA, Hackett TL, McNagny KM, Wilson SJ, Carlsten C. 2016

Morphometric analysis of inflammation in bronchial biopsies following exposure to inhaled diesel exhaust and allergen challenge in atopic subjects

Particle and Fibre Toxicology

Bleecker ER, FitzGerald JM, Chanez P, Papi A, Weinstein SF, Barker P, Sproule S, Gilmartin G, Aurivillius M, Werkström V, Goldman M; SIROCCO study investigators. 2016

Efficacy and safety of benralizumab for patients with severe asthma uncontrolled with high-dosage inhaled corticosteroids and long-acting β2-agonists (SIROCCO): a randomised, multicentre, placebo-controlled phase 3 trial

The Lancet

Chow LN, Schreiner P, Lo B, Gusti V, Lecour S, Bara I, Scott W, Webb M, McNagny KM, Crawford J, Underhill M. 2016

Impact of a CXCL12/CXCR4 antagonist in bleomycin (BLM) induced pulmonary fibrosis and carbon tetrachloride (CCl4) induced hepatic fibrosis in mice


Azad MB, Chan-Yeung M, Chan ES, Dytnerski AM, Kozyrskyj AL, Ramsey C, Becker AB 2016

Wheezing Patterns in Early Childhood and the Risk of Respiratory and Allergic Disease in Adolescence

JAMA Pediatrics

Dawicki W, Li C, Town J, Zhang X, Gordon JR 2016

Therapeutic reversal of food allergen sensitivity by mature retinoic acid-differentiated dendritic cell induction of LAG3+CD49b-Foxp3- regulatory T cells

Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology

Lee AYM, Enarson P, Clarke AE, La Vieille S, Eisman H, Chan ES, Mill C, Joseph L, Ben-Shoshan M. 2016

Anaphylaxis across two Canadian pediatric centres: evaluating management disparities

Journal of Asthma and Allergy

Belhassen M, Langlois C, Laforest L, Dima AL, Ginoux M, Sadatsafavi M, Van Ganse E. 2016

Level of asthma controller therapy before admission to the hospital

Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology In Practice

McKay KA, Kowalec K, Brinkman F, Finlay BB, Horwitz M, Manges AR, Osborne L, Tremlett H. 2016

From bugs to brains: The microbiome in neurological health

Multiple Sclerosis and Related Disorders

To T, Zhu J, Larsen K, Simatovic J, Feldman L, Ryckman K, Gershon A, Lougheed MD, Licskai C, Chen H, Villeneuve PJ, Crighton E, Su Y, Sadatsafavi M, Williams D, Carlsten C. 2016

Progression from asthma to chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Is air pollution a risk factor?

American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine

Ciprandi G, Tosca MA, Cirillo I, Gallo F, Ricciardolo FL, Sadatsafavi M, FitzGerald MJ. 2016

The asthma control in daily practice


Ehteshami-Afshar S, FitzGerald JM, Doyle-Waters M, Sadatsafavi M. 2016

The global economic burden of asthma and COPD – a review of recent studies

International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease

Zafari Z, Sadatsafavi M, Chen W, Marra CA, FitzGerald JM. 2016

Cost-effectiveness of bronchial thermoplasty, omalizumab, and standard therapy for moderate-to-severe allergic asthma


Chen W, Marra CA, Lynd LD, Fitzgerald JM, Zafari Z, Sadatsafavi M 2016

The natural history of severe asthma and influences of early risk factors: a population-based cohort study


Gold MJ, Antignano F, Hughes MR, Zaph C, McNagny KM 2016

Dendritic-cell expression of Ship1 regulates Th2 immunity to helminth infection in mice

European Journal of Immunology

Zuccaro L, Cox A, Pray C, Radford K, Novakowski K, Dorrington M, Surette M, Bowdish D, Nair P 2016

Histone deacetylase activity and recurrent neutrophilic bronchitis in severe eosinophilic asthma


Bridgman SL, Konya T, Azad MB, Sears MR, Becker AB, Turvey SE, Mandhane PJ, Subbarao P, CHILD Study investigators, Scott JA, Field CJ, Kozyrskyj AL 2016

Infant gut immunity: a preliminary study of IgA associations with breastfeeding

Journal of Developmental Origins Health and Disease

Subbarao P, Lu Z, Kowalik K, Brown M, Balkovec S, Gustafsson P, Lou W, Ratjen F 2016

Changes in multiple breath washout measures after raised volume rapid thoracoabdominal compression maneuvers in infants

Pediatric Pulmonology

Kozyrskyj AL, Kalu R, Koleva, PT, Bridgman SL 2016

Fetal programming of overweight through the microbiome: boys are disproportionately affected

Journal Developmental Origins Health and Disease

Biagioni BJ, Tam S, Chen YR, Sin DD, Carlsten C 2016

Effect of controlled human exposure to diesel exhaust and allergen on airway surfactant protein D, myeloperoxidase, and club (Clara) cell secretory protein 16

Clinical & Experimental Allergy

Alton ME, Zeng Y, Tough SC, Mandhane PJ, Kozyrskyj AL 2016

Postpartum depression, a direct and mediating risk factor for preschool wheeze in girls

Pediatric Pulmonology

Gauvreau GM, Boulet LP, Leigh R, Cockcroft DW, Davis BE, Mayers I et al. 2016

Efficacy and safety of multiple doses of QGE031 (ligelizumab) versus omalizumab and placebo in inhibiting the allergen-induced early asthmatic response

Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology

Pakpour S, Scott JA, Turvey SE, Brook JR, Takaro TK, Sears MR, Klironomos J 2016

Presence of Archaea in the indoor environment and their relationships with housing characteristics

Microbial Ecology

Rider CF, Yamamoto M, Gunther OP, Hirota JH, Singh A, Tebbutt SJ, Carlsten C 2016

Controlled diesel exhaust and allergen co-exposure modulates miRNA and gene expression in humans: Effects on inflammatory lung markers

Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology

Saini A, Rauert C, Simpson MJ, Harrad S, Diamond ML 2016

Characterizing the sorption of polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs) to cotton and polyester fabrics under controlled conditions

Science of the Total Environment

Chen W, Lynd LD, Fitzgerald JM, Sadatsafavi M 2016

Influences of socioeconomic status on costs of asthma under universal health coverage

Medical Care

Clifford R, Meaghan J, MacIsaac J, McEwen L, Goodman S, Mostafavi S, Kobor M, Carlsten C 2016

Inhalation of diesel exhaust and allergen alters human bronchial epithelium DNA methylation

Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology

Okeme J, Parnis JM, Poole JM, Diamond ML, Jantunen L 2016

Polydimethylsiloxane-air partition coefficients for semi-volatile organic compounds by GC-based measurement and COSMO-RS estimation with an oligomeric model: Rapid measurements and accurate modelling


Siemerink MJ, Hughes RM, Gora T, Dallinga M, Vogels IMC, Van Noorden CJF, Klaassen I, McNagny KM, Schlingemann RO. 2016

CD34 Promotes Pathological Epi-Retinal Neovascularization in a Mouse Model of Oxygen-Induced Retinopathy


Antignano F, Braam M, Hughes MR, Burrows K, Chenery A, Gold MJ, Oudhoff MJ, Rattray D, Halim T, Takei F, Rossie FMV, McNagny KM, Zaph C. 2016

G9a regulates group 2 innate lymphoid cell development by repressing the group 3 innate lymphoid cell development program

Journal of Experimental Medicine

Aleman F, Lim HF, Nair P 2016

Eosinophilic Endotype of Asthma

Immunology and Allergy Clinics of North America

Paquet B, Bégin P, Paradis L, Drouin E, Des Roches. 2016

High rate of failure to thrive in a pediatric cohort with eosinophilic esophagitis

Annals of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology

Koestler DC, Jones MJ, Usset J, Christensen BC, Butler RA, Kobor MS, Wiencke JK, Kelsey KT 2016

Improving Cell Mixture Deconvolution by Identifying Optimal DNA methylation Libraries (IDOL)

BMC Bioinformatics

Cherkaoui S, Bégin P, Paradis L, Paradis J, Des Roches A. 2016

Powder milk: a User-Friendly and Safe Product for Heated-Milk Food Challenge?

Allergy, Asthma & Clinical Immunology

Fuertes E, Markevych I, Bowatte G, Gruzieva O, Gehring U, Becker A, Berdel D, Von Berg A, Bergström A, Brauer M, Brunekreef B, Brüske I, Carlsten C, Chan-Yeung M, Dharmage SC, Hoffmann B, Klümper C, Koppelman GH, Kozyrskyj A, Korek M, Kull I, Lodge C, 2016

Residential greenness is differentially associated with childhood allergic rhinitis and aeroallergen sensitization in seven birth cohorts


Sarah L. Bridgman, Konya T, Azad MB, Guttman DS, Sears MS, Becker AB, Turvey SE, Mandhane PJ, Subbarao P, CHILD Study Investigators, Scott JA, Field CJ, Kozyrskyj AL. 2016

High fecal IgA is associated with reduced Clostridium difficile colonization in infants

Microbes and Infection

Stewart M, Evans J, Letourneau N, Masuda J, Almond A, Edey J 2016

Low-income children, adolescents, and caregivers facing respiratory health problems: Support needs and preferences

Graham F, Bégin P, Paradis L, Lacombe J, Paradis J, Des Roches A 2016

Comparison of ImmunoCAP and Immulite serum specific IgE assays for the assessment of egg allergy

Allergy, Asthma & Clinical Immunology

Hochstadter E, Clarke A, De Schryver S, LaVieille S, Alizadehfar R, Joseph L, Eisman H, Ben-Shoshan M 2016

Increasing visits for anaphylaxis and the benefits of early epinephrine administration: A 4-year study at a pediatric emergency department in Montreal, Canada

Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology

Marchisotto MJ, Harada L, Blumenstock JA, Bilaver LA, Waserman S, Sicherer S, Boloh Y, Regent L, Said M, Schnadt S, Allen KJ, Maurao A, Taylor SL, Gupta RS. 2016

Global perceptions of food allergy thresholds in 16 countries


Bégin P, Graham F, Killer K, Paradis J, Paradis L, Des Roches A. 2016

Introduction of peanuts in younger siblings of children with peanut allergy: a prospective, double-blinded assessment of risk, of diagnostic tests, and an analysis of patient preferences


Stiemsma L, Arrieta MC, Dimitriu P, Cheng J, Thorson L, Lefebvre D, Azad MB, Subbarao P, Mandhane P, Becker A, Sears M, Kollmann T, Mohn W, Finlay B, Turvey S. 2016

Shifts in Lachnospira and Clostridium sp. In the 3-month stool microbiome are associated with preschool-age asthma

Clinical Science

Pakpour S, Scott JA, Turvey SE, Brook JR, Takaro TK, Sears MR, Klironomos J 2016

Presence of Archaea in the indoor environment and their relationship with housing characteristics

Microbial Ecology

Bolduc FV, Lau A, Rosenfelt CS, Langer S, Wang N, Smithson L, Lefebvre D, Alexander RT, Dickson CT, Li L, Becker AB, Subbarao P, Turvey SE, Pei J, Sears MR, Mandhane PJ 2016

Cognitive enhancement in infants associated with maternal fruit intake during pregnancy: results from a birth cohort study with validation in an animal model

EBio Medicine

Azad MB, Sharma AK, de Souza R, Dolinsky VW, Becker AB, Mandhane PJ, Turvey SE, Subbarao P, Lefebvre DL, Sears MR and the CHILD Study investigators 2016

Association Between Artificially Sweetened Beverage Consumption During Pregnancy and Infant Body Mass Index

JAMA Pediatrics

Okeme J, Saini A, Yang C, Jantunen L, Zhu J, Smedes F, Klànovà J, Diamond ML 2016

Calibration of polydimethylsiloxane and XAD-Pocket passive air samplers (PAS) for measuring gas- and particle-phase SVOCs

Atmospheric Environment

Saini A, Okeme J, Parnis JM, McQueen RH, Diamond ML 2016

From air to clothing: characterizing the accumulation of semi-volatile organic compounds to fabrics in indoor environments

Indoor Air

Lo B, Gold MJ, Hughes MR, Antignano F, Zaph C, Harder KW, McNagny KM 2016

The orphan nuclear receptor RORα and group 3 innate lymphoid cells drive fibrosis in a mouse model of Crohn’s disease

Science Immunology

Saini A, Thaysen C, Jauntnen L, McQueen RH, Diamond ML 2016

From Clothing to Laundry Water: Investigating the Fate of Phthalates, Brominated Flame Retardants, and Organophosphate Esters

Environmental Science & Technology

Mukherjee M, Nair P 2016

Blood or sputum eosinophils to guide asthma therapy?

The Lancet Respiratory Medicine

Mitchell PD, Salter BM, Oliveria JP, El-Gammal A, Tworek D, Smith SG, Sehmi R, Gauvreau GM, Butler M, O'Byrne PM 2016

Glucagon Like Peptide-1 receptor expression on human eosinophils and its regulation of eosinophil activation

Clinical and Experimental Allergy

Tang W, Smith SG, Salter B, Oliveria JP, Mitchell P, Nusca GM, Howie K, Gauvreau GM, O'Byrne PM, Sehmi R 2016

Allergen-Induced Increases in Interleukin-25 and Interleukin-25 Receptor Expression in Mature Eosinophils from Atopic Asthmatics

International Archives of Allergy and Immunology

Todd CM, Salter BM, Murphy DM, Watson RM, Howie KJ, Milot J, Sadeh J, Boulet LP, O'Byrne PM, Gauvreau GM 2016

The effects of a CXCR1/CXCR2 antagonist on neutrophil migration in mild atopic asthmatic subjects

Pulmonary Pharmacology and Therapeutics

Salter BM, Manzoor F, Beaudin S, Kjarsgaard M, Nair P, Gauvreau GM, Sehmi R 2016

Dysregulation of Vascular Endothelial Progenitor Cells Lung-Homing in Subjects with COPD

Canadian Respiratory Journal

Gauvreau GM, Boulet LP, FitzGerald JM, Cockcroft DW, Davis BE, Leigh R, Tanaka M, Fourre JA, Tanaka M, Nabata T, O'Byrne PM 2016

A dual CysLT1/2 antagonist attenuates allergen-induced airway responses in subjects with mild allergic asthma


El-Gammal A, Oliveria JP, Howie K, Watson R, Mitchell P, Chen R, Baatjes A, Smith S, Al-Sajee D, Hawke TJ, Killian KJ, Gauvreau GM, O'Byrne PM 2016

Allergen-induced Changes in Bone Marrow and Airway Dendritic Cells in Subjects with Asthma

American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine

Salter BM, Oliveria JP, Nusca G, Smith SG, Tworek D, Mitchell PD, Watson RM, Sehmi R, Gauvreau GM 2016

IL-25 and IL-33 induce Type 2 inflammation in basophils from subjects with allergic asthma

Respiratory Research

Tworek D, Smith SG, Salter BM, Baatjes AJ, Scime T, Watson R, Obminski C, Gauvreau GM, O'Byrne PM 2016

IL-25 Receptor Expression on Airway Dendritic Cells after Allergen Challenge in Subjects with Asthma

American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine

Salter BM, Nusca G, Tworek D, Oliveria JP, Smith SG, Watson RM, Scime T, Obminski C, Sehmi R, Gauvreau GM 2016

Expression of activation markers in circulating basophils and the relationship to allergen-induced bronchoconstriction in subjects with mild allergic asthma

Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology

Master Z, Campo-Engelstein L,Caulfield T 2015

Scientists’ perspectives on consent in the context of biobanking research

European Journal of Human Genetics

Sadatsafavi M, Lynd LD, De Vera MA,Zafari Z, FitzGerald JM 2015

One-year outcomes of inhaled controller therapies added to systemic corticosteroids after asthma-related hospital discharge

Respiratory Medicine

Bégin P, Nadeau KC 2015

Changes in peanut-specific T-cell clonotype with oral immunotherapy

Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology

Hui CCK, McNagny KM, Denburg JA, Siracusa MC. 2015

In situ hematopoiesis: a regulator of TH2 cytokine-mediated immunity and inflammation at mucosal surfaces

Mucosal Immunology

Gold MJ, Hughes MR, Antignano F, Hirota JA, Zaph C,McNagny KM. 2015

Lineage-specific regulation of allergic airway inflammation by the lipid phosphatase Src homology 2 domain-containing inositol 5-phosphatase (SHIP-1)

Journal of  Allergy and Clinical Immunology

Bernatchez E, Gold MJ, Langlois A, Lemay A-M, Brassard J, Flamand N, Marsolais D,McNagny KM, Blanchet M-R. 2015

Pulmonary CD103 expression regulates airway inflammation in asthma

American Journal of Physiology – Lung Cellular and Molecular Physiology

Ben-Shoshan M, Soller L, Harrington DW, Knoll M, La Vieille S, Fragapane J, Joseph L, St. Pierre Y, Wilson K, Elliott SJ, Clarke AE 2015

Eczema in early childhood, sociodemographic factors and life style habits are associated with food allergy: a nested  case-control study

International Archives of Allergy and Immunology

Cockcroft DW 2015

Methacholine challenge. PD20 versus PC20

Annals of the American Thoracic Society

Subbarao P, Sears M and the CHILD Study investigators 2015

The Canadian Healthy Infant Longitudinal Development (CHILD) Study: examining developmental origins of allergy and asthma


Adamko D, Nair P, Mayers I, Tsuyuki R, Regush S, Rowe B 2015

Metabolomic profiling of asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: A pilot study differentiating diseases

Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology

Dean J, Fenton NE, Shannon S, Elliott SJ, Clarke A 2015

Disclosing food allergy status in schools: health-related stigma among school children in Ontario

Health & Social Care in the Community

Kimchi N, Clarke AE, Moisan J, Lachaine C, La Vieille S, Asai Y, Joseph L, Mill C, Ben-Shoshan M. 2015

Anaphylaxis Cases Presenting to Primary Care Paramedics in Quebec

Immunity, Inflammation and Disease

Bousquet J, et al. 2015

MACVIA-ARIA Sentinel Network for allergic rhinitis (MASK-rhinitis): The new generation guideline implementation


Carlsten C, Blomberg A, Pui M, Sandstrom T, Wong SW, Alexis N, Hirota J. 2015

Diesel Exhaust Augments Allergen-Induced Lower Airway Inflammation in Allergic Individuals: A Controlled Human Exposure Study


De Schryver S, Halbrich M, Clarke A, La Vieille, Eisman H, Alizadehfar R, Joseph L, Morris J, Ben-Shoshan M. 2015

Tryptase Levels in Children Presenting with Anaphylaxis: temporal trends and associated factors

Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology

Gold MJ, Hiebert PR, Park HY, Stefanowicz D, Le A, Starkey MR, Deane A, Brown AC, Liu G, Ibrahim ZA, Sukkar MB, Hansbro PM, Carlsten C, VanEeden S, Sin DD, McNagny KM, Knight DA, Hirota JA. 2015

Mucosal Production of Uric Acid by Airway Epithelial Cells Contributes to Particulate Matter-Induced Allergic Sensitization. Mucosal Immunology

Mucosal Immunology

Carlsten C. 2015

Air pollution and children’s respiratory health

Canadian Respiratory Journal

Arrieta M-C, Stiemsma LT, Dimitrui PA, Thorson L, Russell S, Yurist-Doutsch S, Mandhane P, Becker A, McNagny KM, Sears MR, Kollmann T, CHILD Study Investigators, Mohn WW, Turvey SE, Finlay BB. 2015

Early infancy microbial and metabolic alterations in children impact risk of asthma

Science Translational Medicine

Azad MB, Konya T, Guttman DS, Charie RS, Field CJ, Sears MR, Mandhane PJ, Turvey SE, Subbarao P, Becker AB, Scott JA, Kozyrskyj AL, CHILD Study Investigators. 2015

Impact of maternal intrapartum antibiotics, method of birth and breastfeeding on gut microbiota during the first year of life: a prospective cohort study

BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology

Cos C, Kjarsgaard M, Cox G, Surette MC, Nair P. 2015

A multi-dimensional approach to the management of severe asthma: inflammomentry, molecular microbiology and bronchial thermoplasty

Canadian Respiratory Journal

Wang H, Dasgupta A, Lee KA, Cook RJ, Nair P. 2015

Changing patterns of Sputum Cell Counts During Successive Exacerbations of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease


Smith SG, Chen R, Kjarsgaard M, Huang C, Oliveria JP, O'Byrne P, Gauvreau G, Boulet L-P, Lemiere C, Martin JG, Nair P, Sehmi R. 2015

Increased Numbers of Activated Group 2 Innate Lymphoid Cells in the Airways of Severe Asthmatics with Persistent Airway Eosinophilia

Journal of Allergy & Clinical Immunology

Hirota, JA, Marchant, DJ, Singhera, GK, Moheimani, F, Dorscheid, DR, Carlsten, C, Sin, D, Knight, D. 2015

Urban particulate matter increases human airway epithelial cell IL-1β secretion following scratch wounding and H1N1 influenza A exposure in vitro

Experimental Lung Research

Hirota JA, Carlsten C, Sadatsafavi M, Kaplan G, Hirota SA. 2015

Airway disease and inflammatory bowel disease: is it something in the air (pollution)?

European Respiratory Journal

Harrington D, Elliott SJ. 2015

Understanding emerging environmental health risks: A framework for responding to the unknown

The Canadian Geographer

Saini A, Okeme JO, Goosey E, Diamond ML. 2015

Calibration of two passive air samplers for monitoring phthalates and halogenated flame retardants in indoor air


Zhong J, Urch B, Speck M, Coull B, Koutrakis P, Thorne PS, Scott J, Liu L, Brook RD, Behbod B, Gibson H, Silverman F, Mittleman MA, Baccarelli AA, Gold GR. 2015

Endotoxin and β-1, 3-D-Glucan in concentrated ambient particles induce rapid increase in blood pressure in controlled human exposures


Liu L, Urch B, Poon R, Szyszkowicz M, Speck M, Gold DR, Wheeler AJ, Scott JA, Brook JR, Thorne PS, Silverman F. 2015

Effects of ambient coarse, fine and ultrafine particles and their biological constituents on systemic biomarkers: a controlled human exposure study

Environmental Health Perspectives

Nishioka M, Venkatesan N, Dessalle K, Mogas A, Kyoh S, Lin TY, Nair P, Baglole CJ, Eidelman DH, Ludwig MS, Hamid Q. 2015

Fibroblast-epithelial cell interactions drive epithelial-mesenchymal transition differently in cells from normal and COPD patients

Respiratory Research

Sheridan JA, Zago M, Nair P, Li PZ, Bourbeau J, Tan WC, Hamid Q, Eidelman DH, Benedetti AL, Baglole CJ. 2015

Decreased expression of the NF-kB family member RelB in lung fibroblasts from Smokers with and without COPD potentiates cigarette smoke-induced COX-2 expression

Respiratory Research

Tunis M, Carson K, Dawod B, Marshall JS. 2015

Toll-like receptor 2 activators modulate oral tolerance in mice

Clinical & Experimental Allergy

Mitchell PD, El-Gammal AI, O'Byrne PM 2015

Emerging monoclonal antibodies as targeted innovative therapeutic approaches to asthma

Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics

Chu DK, Al-Garawi A, Llop-Guevara A, Pillai RA, Radford K, Shen P, Walker TD, Goncharova S, Calhou WJ, Nair P, Jordana M. 2015

Therapeutic potential of anti-IL-6 therapies for granulocytic airway inflammation in asthma

Allergy, Asthma & Clinical Immunology

Khamis M, Adamko D, El-Aneed A. 2015

Mass Spectrometric Based Approaches in Urine Metabolomics and Biomarker Discovery

Mass Spectrometry Reviews

Caulfield T, Borry P, Toews M, Elger BS, Greely HT, McGuire M. 2015

Marginally scientific? Genetic testing of children and adolescents for lifestyle and health promotion

Journal of Law and Bioscience

Feldman LY, Gao C, Zhu J, Simatovic J, Licskai C, To T. 2015

Estimating Toronto’s health services use for the 2015 Pan American and Parapan American Games

Perspectives in Public Health

Ungar WJ, Hadioonzadeh A, Najafzadeh M, Tsao NW, Dell S, Lynd LD 2015

Parents’ and adolescents’ preferences for asthma control: a best-worst scaling choice experiment using an orthogonal main effects design

BMC Pulmonary Medicine

Koleva PT, Kim J-S, Scott JA, Kozyrskyj AL. 2015

Microbial programming of health and disease starts during fetal life

Birth Defects Research Part C

Sadatsafavi M, Tavakoli H, Kendzerska T, Gerson A, To T, Aaron SD, FitzGerald JM. 2015

History of asthma in patient with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: a comparative study of economic burden

Annals of the American Thoracic Society

Bégin P, Schulze J, Baron U, Olek S, Passerini L, Bauer RN, Baccheta R, Nadeau KC. 2015

Human in vitro induced T regulatory and memory T cells share common demethylation of specific FOXP3 promoter region

Clinical and Translational Allergy

Moraes T, Lefebvre DL, Chooniedass R, Becker AB, Brook JR, Denburg J, HayGlass KT, Hegele RG, Kollmann TR, Macri J, Mandhane PJ, Scott JA, Subbarao P, Takaro TK, Turvey SE, Duncan JD, Sears MR, Befus AD, the CHILD Study Investigators. 2015

The Canadian Healthy Infant Longitudinal Development (CHILD) Study: biological samples and biobanking

Paediatric and Perinatal Epidemiology

Graham F, Bégin P, Paradis L, Des Roches A. 2015

Prenatal and/or breastfeeding food exposures and risk of food allergies in offspring

Current Nutrition Reports

Soller, L. , Ben-Shoshan, M, Harrington, DW, Knoll, M, Fragapane, J, Joseph, L, St. Pierre, Y, La Vieille, S, Wilson, K, Elliott, SJ, Clarke, AE 2015

Adjusting for nonresponse bias corrects overestimates of food allergy prevalence

The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology: In Practice

Azad MB, Konya T, Guttman DS, Field CJ, Sears MR, Hayglass KT, Mandhane PJ, Turvey SE, Subbarao P, Becker AB, Scott JA, Kozyrskyj AL and the CHILD study investigators 2015

Infant gut microbiota and food sensitization: associations in the first year of life

Clinical & Experimental Allergy

St. Laurent CD, St. Laurent K, Mathison RD, Befus AD. 2015

Calcium binding spermatid-specific 1 is expressed in human salivary glands and contains a protein motif with anti-inflammatory activity

American Journal of Physiology – Regulatory, Integrative and Comparative Physiology