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Project - Partners

  1. Bruce S, Nyberg F, Mele´n E, James A, Pulkkinen V, Orsmark-Pietras C, Bergström A, Dahle´n B, Wickman M, von Mutius E, Doekes G, Lauener R, Riedler J, Eder W, van Hage M, Pershagen G, Scheynius A, Kere J. The protective effect of farm animal exposure on childhood allergy is modified by NPSR1 polymorphisms. J Med Genet 2009;46:159–167

  2. Gehring U, Strikwold M, Schram-Bijkerk D, Weinmayr G, Genuneit J, Nagel G, Wickens K, Siebers R, Crane J, Doekes G, Di Domenicantonio R, Nilsson L, Priftanji A, Sandin A, El-Sharif N, Strachan D, van Hage M, von Mutius E, Brunekreef B; ISAAC Phase Two Study Group. Asthma and allergic symptoms in relation to house dust endotoxin: Phase Two of the International Study on Asthma and Allergies in childhood (ISAAC II). Clin Exp Allergy. 2008 Dec;38(12):1911-20.

  3. Noss I, Wouters IM, Visser M, Heederik DJ, Thorne PS, Brunekreef B, Doekes G. Evaluation of a low-cost electrostatic dust fall collector for indoor air endotoxin exposure assessment. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2008 Sep;74(18):5621-7.

  4. Smit LA, Heederik D, Doekes G, Krop EJ, Rijkers GT, Wouters IM. Ex vivo cytokine release reflects sensitivity to occupational endotoxin exposure. Eur Respir J. 2009 Oct;34(4):795-802.

  5. Spaan S, Doekes G, Heederik D, Thorne PS, Wouters IM. Effect of extraction and assay media on analysis of airborne endotoxin. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2008 Jun;74(12):3804-11.