Related Studies


PASTURE/LUKAS study centres





Scientific papers published until 31 January 2012:

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1. Karvonen AM, Hyvärinen A, Roponen M, Hoffmann M, Korppi M, Remes S, von Mutius E, Nevalainen A, Pekkanen J. Confirmed moisture damage at home, respiratory symptoms and atopy in early life: a birth-cohort study. Pediatrics. 2009 Aug;124(2):e329-38. Epub 2009 Jul 27. PubMed PMID: 19651571.

2. Pfefferle PI, Büchele G, Blümer N, Roponen M, Ege MJ, Krauss-Etschmann S, Genuneit J, Hyvärinen A, Hirvonen MR, Lauener R, Pekkanen J, Riedler J, Dalphin JC, Brunekeef B, Braun-Fahrländer C, von Mutius E, Renz H; PASTURE Study Group. Cord blood cytokines are modulated by maternal farming activities and consumption of farm dairy products during pregnancy: the PASTURE Study. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2010 Jan;125(1):108-15.e1-3. Epub 2009 Dec 6. PubMed PMID: 19969338.

3. Rochat MK, Ege MJ, Plabst D, Steinle J, Bitter S, Braun-Fahrländer C, Dalphin JC, Riedler J, Roponen M, Hirvonen MR, Büchele G, Renz H, Lauener R, Krauss-Etschmann S, von Mutius E; PASTURE Study group. Maternal vitamin D intake during pregnancy increases gene expression of ILT3 and ILT4 in cord blood. ClinExp Allergy. 2010 May;40(5):786-94. Epub 2009 Dec 16. PubMed PMID: 20030662.

4. Keski-Nisula L, Karvonen A, Pfefferle PI, Renz H, Büchele G, Pekkanen J. Birth-related factors and doctor-diagnosed wheezing and allergic sensitization in early childhood. Allergy. 2010 Sep;65(9):1116-25. Epub 2010 Jan 28. PubMed PMID: 20121761.

5. Kabesch M, Michel S, Tost J. Epigenetic mechanisms and the relationship to childhood asthma. Eur Respir J. 2010 Oct;36(4):950-61. Review. PubMed PMID: 20889464.

6. Keski-Nisula L, Lappalainen MH, Mustonen K, Hirvonen MR, Pfefferle PI, Renz H, Pekkanen J, Roponen M. Production of interleukin-5, -10 and interferon-γ in cord blood is strongly associated with the season of birth. Clin Exp Allergy. 2010 Nov; 40(11):1658-68. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2222.2010.03601.x. Epub 2010 Sep 2. PubMed PMID: 20825427.

7. Roduit C, Wohlgensinger J, Frei R, Bitter S, Bieli C, Loeliger S, Büchele G,Riedler J, Dalphin JC, Remes S, Roponen M, Pekkanen J, Kabesch M, Schaub B, von Mutius E, Braun-Fahrländer C, Lauener R; PASTURE Study Group. Prenatal animal contact and gene expression of innate immunity receptors at birth are associated with atopic dermatitis. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2011 Jan;127(1):179-85, 185.e1. Epub 2010 Nov 26. PubMed PMID: 21112617.