2304:
Microbiome Manipulations for Allergic Disease
Immune Mechanisms
Saturday, March 3, 2018: 10:45 AM-12:00 PM
Convention Center, South Concourse, Level 2, S220EF
1.25 CME/CE
Symposium
Moderator:
James E. Gern, MD FAAAAI

Learning Objectives:
  1. Discuss dysbiosis, the causal mechanisms of dysbiosis in allergic responses and the use of dysbiosis for diagnosis
  2. Explain the importance of germ-free mice and experimental systems to analyze dysbiosis
  3. Discuss the modification of microbiomes and prebiotics for the treatment of allergic diseases
10:45 AM
Probing Human Food Allergy Microbiomes in Mice
Cathryn R. Nagler, PhD
11:05 AM
Question & Answer
11:10 AM
Use of Twins and Other Cohorts to Probe Gene-Microbial Environment Interactions in Allergic Responses
Elizabeth T. Jensen, MPH PhD
11:30 AM
Question & Answer
11:35 AM
Microbiome Contributions to the Understanding, Diagnosis and Treatment of Eosinophilic Esophagitis
Seema S. Aceves, MD PhD FAAAAI
11:55 AM
Question & Answer
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