Salivary inflammatory mediator profiling and correlation to clinical disease markers in asthma.

Little, Frédéric F.
Delgado, Diana M.
Wexler, Philip J.
Oppenheim, Frank G.
Mitchell, Patricia.
Feldman, James A.
Walt, David R.
Peng, Roger D.
Matsui, Elizabeth C.
2014

Rationale: There is a need for a readily available, non-invasive source of biomarkers that predict poor asthma control. Objectives: We sought to determine if there is an association between the salivary inflammatory profile and disease control in children and adults with asthma. Methods: In this cross-sectional study, we collected demographic and clinical information from two independent populatio... read more

Subjects
Biochemical markers.
Asthma.
Saliva.
Inflammation.
Tufts University. Department of Chemistry.
Permanent URL
http://hdl.handle.net/10427/010291
Original publication
Little FF, Delgado DM, Wexler PJ, Oppenheim FG, Mitchell P, Feldman JA, et al. (2014) Salivary Inflammatory Mediator Profiling and Correlation to Clinical Disease Markers in Asthma. PLoS ONE 9(1): e84449. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0084449.
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