Expanding Roles for Macrophages in Allergy and Immunology
Saturday, February 21, 2015: 10:45 AM-12:00 PM
Convention Center, Level Three, Room 361
1.25 CME/ 1.50 CE
David D. Chaplin , MD PhD FAAAAI

Learning Objectives

  1. Describe the potential for macrophages to undergo self-renewal in peripheral tissues
  2. Discuss the plasticity of macrophages to adopt multiple functional forms
  3. Discuss the ability of macrophages to use reactive free radicals to exacerbate airway hyper-reactivity or to suppress airway inflammatory responses
10:45 AM
Transcriptional Control of Macrophage Self-Renewal
Michael H. Sieweke, PhD
  • handout M.Sieweke.pdf (1.8 MB)
  • 11:05 AM
    Macrophage Plasticity: Potent Inflammatory and Immunoregulatory Activities
    Thomas A. Wynn, PhD
    11:25 AM
    Macrophages: Novel Potent Regulators of Asthmatic Inflammation and Airway Hyper-Reactivity
    Jessy Deshane, PhD
    11:45 AM
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