Recent Advances in Inflammation & Allergy Drug Discovery publishes full-length/mini reviews, research articles, letters, case reports, perspectives, systematic reviews and thematic issues in the field of inflammation and allergy research, including new strategies in 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 the production of inflammatory and hypersensitivity reactions.
The journal encourages submission of articles on anti-inflammatory and anti-allergy therapies, acute and chronic inflammation, allergic and immunologic diseases, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) allied inflammation, irritant induced asthma, respiratory aids, clinical immunology, primary immune deficiencies, allergic rhinitis, drug allergies, atopic dermatitis, allergy associated skin test and their interpretation, occupational and environmental allergy, allergen immunotherapy, herbal or traditional medicines for the treatment of allergy and inflammation.
Articles on important and recent patents in the field is also included in the journal. The journal is essential reading for all researchers involved in inflammation and allergy drug design and discovery.
Stefano Fiorucci University of Perugia Perugia (Italy) Biography
Biography of Stefano Fiorucci
Prof. Stefano Fiorucci, is professor of Gastroenterology at University of Perugia, is the author of over 350 full papers.He is the director of gastroenterology unit of 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.
Recent Advances in Inflammation & Allergy Drug Discovery (Formerly: Recent Patents on Inflammation & Allergy Drug Discovery) was launched in 2007. Dr. Stefano Fiorucci serves as the Editor-in-Chief of the journal.