Chapter 71. Aerobiology

  1. William W. Busse MD1 and
  2. Stephen T. Holgate BSc, MD, FRCP2
  1. Jean C. Emberlin

Published Online: 16 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470694923.ch1

Asthma and Rhinitis, Second Edition

Asthma and Rhinitis, Second Edition

How to Cite

Emberlin, J. C. (2000) Aerobiology, in Asthma and Rhinitis, Second Edition (eds W. W. Busse and S. T. Holgate), Blackwell Science Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470694923.ch1

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Professor of Medicine Head, Clinical Immunology, University of Wisconsin-Madison Medical School, Department of Medicine, Madison Wisconsin, USA

  2. 2

    Clinical Professor of Immuno-Pharmacology, Medical Specialties, Southampton General Hospital, Youthampton, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2000

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780632041756

Online ISBN: 9780470694923



  • aeroallergens;
  • respiratory allergies;
  • pollen grains;
  • aerobiology;
  • alternaria alternata


This chapter contains section titled:

  • The Scope of Aerobiology and its Relevance to Allergic Diseases

  • Outdoor Aeroallergens

  • Monitoring and Sources of Information

  • Geographical and Temporal Variations in Outdoor Aeroallergens

  • Indoor Aeroal Lergens

  • References