Minnesota Department of Health Asthma Program -
American Lung Association of Minnesota

Provided by the American Lung Association of Minnesota, this clearinghouse of asthma links provide immediate, and accurate asthma information to people with asthma, their families, health care providers, and other professionals.

The Health Consequences of Involuntary Exposure to Tobacco Smoke: A Report of the Attorney General

The report, The Health Consequences of Involuntary Exposure to Tobacco Smoke, finds that even brief secondhand smoke exposure can cause immediate harm. The report says the only way to protect nonsmokers from the dangerous chemicals in secondhand smoke is to eliminate smoking indoors.

National Heart, Lung & Blood Institute

Genetics of Asthma Research Study

ClinicalTrials.gov - A Service of the U.S. National Institutes of Health

National Asthma Campaign National Asthma Campaign - United Kingdom

Asthma UK is a major funder of asthma research in the UK. Each year we spend approximately £3 million on research which includes project grants, four fellows and two professors. Asthma UK has funded nearly £30 million of basic and clinical research to date. We fund a broad research program across the UK, aimed at understanding why people develop asthma in the first place and identifying new treatments to control and prevent asthma.

National Institutes of Health: Allergies and Infectious DiseasesNational Institutes of Health: Allergies and Infectious Diseases

Research resources, Reagent Programs and Repositories, publications and references and clinical trials are available at the National Institute of Health link. Grants and application information is also obtainable from this site. Use the search option at the site to narrow your search.

Asthma Research at NIEHS National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences
In response to the increased prevalence of asthma, NIEHS has developed several research programs. The following are descriptions of available programs.

Asthma Genetics: The Environmental Genome Project

Centers for Children's Environmental Health and Disease Prevention Research

Asthma Research Online Asthma Research Online

Asthma Research Online is an AUSTRALIAN based interactive website designed to assist professionals and consumers to access current asthma research.

Their aim is to enhance the level of knowledge and understanding about asthma and its causes and ultimately, to find a cure by:

  • Showcasing and promoting research
  • Providing a resource
  • Extending the networks of communication
  • Raising asthma awareness
  • Highlighting the need for further research

Updated Monday, December 19, 2016 at 10:47AM