Khurana Hershey Lab

Khurana Hershey Lab


KIF3A Gene Variation Provides Key Clues for Asthma-Eczema Connection

Scientists and clinicians observed long ago that eczema often precedes the development of asthma in children. The bigger scientific question has involved uncovering the common link that connects the skin and the lungs, leading to the progression of allergy between the two.

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Skin Test Using Sterile Tape Uncovers Food Sensitivity

"In young children with atopic dermatitis, cells from normal skin can predict sensitivity to food and aeroallergens, and the degree of sensitivity, according to research by a team from Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center." Read the Article