asthma-related traits

asthma-related traits

A constellation of clinical features typically seen in asthmatics: coughing, wheezing, dyspnoea, bronchial hyperresponsiveness (as assessed by methacholine challenge test), raised serum IgE levels, atopy, and atopic dermatitis.

Molecular pathology
Defects in IRAK3, which encodes interleukin-1 receptor-associated kinase 3, are associated with susceptibility to asthma-related traits type 5.
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A recent review of the literature identified more than 100 reports of genetic variants associated with asthma and asthma-related traits (Hogan et al.