5TH ANNUAL SYMPOSIUM
October 7, 1994
Mechanism and Management
Chairpersons: Anne Kagey-Sobotka, Ph.D.
David Proud, Ph.D.
What are Human Heart Mast Cells For?
Gianni Marone, M.D.
The Mast Cells: Dynamics and Regulation in Normal and Diseases Human Skin
Beate M. Czarnetzki, M.D.
The Interaction Between Neuropeptides and Nitric Oxide In Inflammatory Reactions in Human Skin In Vivo
John C. Foreman, D.Sc., Ph.D., M.D.
Stimulated Human Mast Cells Generate IL-5 mRNA and Protein: Modulation by Anti-anergic Drugs
Edward S. Schulman, M.D.
Anti-allergic Drugs: Perspectives and Challenges
Mary Carol Conroy, Ph.D.
Eosinophil Granule Proteins and Anergic Inflammation
Larry L. Thomas, Ph.D.
Changes in Airway Wall Elements Cause Excessive Smooth Muscle Shortening
R. Robert Schellenberg, M.D., FRCPC
Segmental Antigen Challenge and the Immunopharmacology of Anergic Asthma: What I Learned From Larry
Stephen P. Peters, M.D., Ph.D.
An Update on the Nasal Response to Antigen Challenge
Robert M. Naclerio, M.D.
Upper Respiratory Tract Responses to Irritants
Rebecca Bascom, M.D., M.P.H.
The Role of Houses in the Asthma Epidemic: Tickling The Dragons Breath
Thomas A.E. Platts-Mills, M.D., Ph.D.