Respiratory Gateway

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Abstracts from the Severe Asthma Forum

Take a look at the abstracts from EAACI's International Severe Asthma Forum, which have been published in Clinical and Translational Allergy.

Leading open access respiratory journal

Respiratory Research, Edited by Jan Lötvall, Göteborg University and Reynold A Panettieri Jr, University of Pennsylvania is the leading open access journal in the field of respiratory medicine. Covering both clinical and basic research, this journal is essential for any clinician, researcher or other professionals in the field.

Key updates on IPF guidelines and therapeutics

A supplement published in Respiratory Research presents the outcomes of the 2011 AIR: Advancing Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis Research symposium. Edited by Professor Ulrich Costabel, the supplement includes 7 reviews on some of the latest treatment options and guidelines. Read more.


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Jan Lötvall

Göteborg University, Sweden

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Enhanced methods for unbiased deep sequencing of Lassa and Ebola RNA viruses in clinical and biological samples

Matranga CB, Andersen KG, Winnicki S, Busby M, Gladden AD, Tewhey R, Stremlau M, Berlin A et al.

Genome Biology 2014, 15:519

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Canadian chronic kidney disease clinics: a national survey of structure, function and models of care

Levin A, Steven S, Selina A, Flora A, Sarah G and Braden M

Canadian Journal of Kidney Health and Disease 2014, 1:29

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Research article

Analysis of the bacterial community in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease sputum samples by denaturing gradient Gel electrophoresis and real-time PCR

Wu D, Hou C, Li Y, Zhao Z, Liu J, Lu X, Shang X and Xin Y

BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2014, 14:179

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