Of Attraction and Rejection--Asthma and the Microbial World

N Engl J Med. 2007 Oct 11;357(15):1545-7. doi: 10.1056/NEJMe078119.

Publication types

  • Editorial
  • Comment

MeSH terms

  • Asthma / immunology
  • Asthma / microbiology*
  • Bacterial Infections / complications*
  • Child, Preschool
  • Haemophilus influenzae / isolation & purification
  • Humans
  • Hypopharynx / microbiology*
  • Moraxella catarrhalis / isolation & purification
  • Neutrophils / physiology
  • Respiratory Sounds / etiology
  • Respiratory Tract Infections / complications*
  • Respiratory Tract Infections / immunology
  • Streptococcus pneumoniae / isolation & purification