Murdoch University Research Repository

Welcome to the Murdoch University Research Repository

The Murdoch University Research Repository is an open access digital collection of research
created by Murdoch University staff, researchers and postgraduate students.

Learn more

Report from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases workshop on drug allergy

Wheatley, L.M., Plaut, M., Schwaninger, J.M., Banerji, A., Castells, M., Finkelman, F.D., Gleich, G.J., Guttman-Yassky, E., Mallal, S.A.K., Naisbitt, D.J., Ostrov, D.A., Phillips, E.J., Pichler, W.J., Platts-Mills, T.A.E., Roujeau, J-C, Schwartz, L.B. and Trepanier, L.A. (2015) Report from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases workshop on drug allergy. Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, 136 (2). 262-271.e2.

Link to Published Version:
*Subscription may be required
Free to read:
*No subscription required


Allergic reactions to drugs are a serious public health concern. In 2013, the Division of Allergy, Immunology, and Transplantation of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases sponsored a workshop on drug allergy. International experts in the field of drug allergy with backgrounds in allergy, immunology, infectious diseases, dermatology, clinical pharmacology, and pharmacogenomics discussed the current state of drug allergy research. These experts were joined by representatives from several National Institutes of Health institutes and the US Food and Drug Administration. The participants identified important advances that make new research directions feasible and made suggestions for research priorities and for development of infrastructure to advance our knowledge of the mechanisms, diagnosis, management, and prevention of drug allergy. The workshop summary and recommendations are presented herein.

Item Type: Journal Article
Murdoch Affiliation(s): Institute for Immunology and Infectious Diseases
Publisher: Mosby Inc.
Copyright: © 2015 Elsevier B.V.
Item Control Page Item Control Page