September 2017, Volume 67, Issue 9

JCR IMPACT
FACTOR

0.781
JCR 5-YEAR
IMPACT FACTOR

0.928
H INDEX

43
SJR

0.24

Editorial

Asthma and innate immunity; current perspective

Waqas Afzal

The lung functions as a gas exchange organ and therefore invariably encounters a wide range of environmental factors including particulate matter, toxins, allergens and microbes. Various innate mechanisms are set in motion as a response and to counter act these factors. These incl

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