Fernando Martinez

Director, Asthma / Airway Disease Research Center

Endowed Chair, Swift - McNear

Member of the Graduate Faculty

Professor, BIO5 Institute

Professor, Genetics - GIDP

Professor, Pediatrics

Regents Professor

Longitudinal studies of asthma and asthma-related traits in early life.  Over 20 years of experience in designing, conducting, and analyzing and publishing data from prospective birth cohorts enrolled either during the mother’s pregnancy or during the first days of life. Genetics and pharmacogenetics of asthma. Novel therapeutic approaches to childhood asthma Role of gene-environment interactions in the development of complex diseases, especially asthma and related traits.

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Any related to biology and medicine

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January 2024

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