Recent Advances in Inflammation & Allergy Drug Discovery publishes full-length/mini-reviews, research articles, letters, case reports, perspectives, systematic reviews and thematic issues on inflammation and allergy research, including new strategies of diagnosis, treatment and prevention of allergic and inflammatory diseases. The journal covers all pharmacological aspects of inflammation and allergy, including mediators of inflammation and allergy, as well as cellular processes and molecular mechanisms involved in inflammation,, immune dysfunction and allergies in every area of medicine. Articles on important and recent patents in the field are also included in the journal. The journal is essential reading for all researchers involved in inflammation and allergy drug design and discovery.
Stefano Fiorucci Department Of Medicine And Surgery University of Perugia Perugia (Italy) Biography
Biography of Stefano Fiorucci
Prof. Stefano Fiorucci is a professor of Gastroenterology at the University of Perugia. He is the author of over 350 full papers. He is the director of gastroenterology unit in the Department of Surgical and Biomedical sciences. Professor Fiorucci investigates FXR Nuclear Receptors (Farnesoid-X-Receptor), PXR (Pregnane-X-Receptor) and PPARs (Peroxisome Proliferator-Activated Receptors) and the role they play in the onset and evolution of certain pathologies, such as chronic inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), Crohn's disease and several liver disorders (NASH, cholestasis). During his career he has published over 300 manuscripts in major international scientific journals.