#2-01: Allergen and vector —- medical & veterinary acarology

This symposium is canceled.

Organizer: Xunjia Cheng

House dust mites (HDMs) are a common cause of allergic asthma. Sensitization to HDMs is the most common risk factor associated with the development of asthma in adults and children. The effectiveness of HDM control measures and treatment of asthma will give attention. Tick-borne diseases are one of the most harmful tropical diseases in world wide. It will be important to detect specific tick-borne pathogen by molecular marker. The Symposium will focus on prevalence of allergic diseases caused by HDM and tick-borne diseases, immunologic mechanism and molecular biology of its related diseases.