Closer to a treatment for ‘asthma of the esophagus’

31 agosto 2015

Scientists have elucidated the chemical process behind a mysterious gastrointestinal disease that is becoming more frequent every day: the eosinophilic esophagitis (EoE), also known as the ‘asthma of the esophagus’. The researchers identified a molecule which plays a key role in this condition and that can be a target in a new therapeutic strategy.