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Dr. Ver Heul participates in neuroimmunology research published in The Annual Review of Immunology

Dr. Ver Heul’s latest research is in the burgeoning field of neuroimmunology. It is increasingly recognized that the immune system...

Annual Review of Immunology

Dr. Ver Heul participates in Crohn’s disease research published in Science

Dr. Ver Heul is a key contributor on a team seeking to understand how healing and inflammation become dysregulated in...

Science

Dr. Leyao Wang receives grant to further COVID-19 research

Leyao Wang, PhD, MPH has received a grant from The Center for Diabetes Translation Research to help fund the study...

Dr. Leyao Wang’s asthma and COVID-19 study published in Annals of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology

Leyao Wang, PhD, MPH's study to assess the impact of asthma on COVID-19 diagnosis has been published in The Annals...

Annals of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology

Dr. Maya Jerath is co-leading the monoclonal antibody treatment at BJC

A new COVID-19 treatment aimed at decreasing hospitalizations and preventing deaths is becoming more widely used in the St. Louis...

KMOV4

Asthma in COVID-19 suspected and diagnosed patients

Leyao Wang, PhD, MPH has been published in Annals of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology. Asthma patients are comparatively susceptible to...

Annals of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology

Dr. Ofer Zimmerman joins the Department of Medicine

Ofer Zimmerman, MD, joined the Department of Medicine on July 1, 2020 as an Instructor in the Division of Allergy...

JOHN T. MILLIKEN DEPARTMENT OF MEDICINE

Dr. Brian Laidlaw joins the Department of Medicine

Dr. Brian Laidlaw joined the Department of Medicine in the Division of Allergy and Immunology in July, 2020.  Dr. Laidlaw’s...

John T. Milliken Department of Medicine

Allergen-Reducing Cat Food

H. James Wedner, MD has been working with Purina on a cat food that is shown to reduce allergens in...

Purina Pro Plan

Scratching the skin primes the gut for allergic reactions to food, mouse study suggests

Scratching the skin triggers a series of immune responses culminating in an increased number of activated mast cells -- immune...

NIH/National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases