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Research Article

Risk for Asthma in Offspring of Asthmatic Mothers versus Fathers: A Meta-Analysis

  • Robert H. Lim,

    Affiliations: Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America, Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Children's Hospital Boston, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

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  • Lester Kobzik,

    Affiliations: Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America, Department of Pathology, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

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  • Morten Dahl mail

    mordah02@heh.regionh.dk

    Affiliation: Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Copenhagen University Hospital Herlev, Copenhagen, Denmark

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  • Published: April 12, 2010
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0010134

About the Authors

Robert H. Lim, Lester Kobzik
Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
Morten Dahl
Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Copenhagen University Hospital Herlev, Copenhagen, Denmark
Robert H. Lim
Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Children's Hospital Boston, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
Lester Kobzik
Department of Pathology, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Corresponding Author

Email: mordah02@heh.regionh.dk

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: RHL LK MD. Analyzed the data: RHL MD. Wrote the paper: RHL. Edited the manuscript: LK.