Journal article

Do fast foods cause asthma, rhinoconjunctivitis and eczema? Global findings from the International Study of Asthma and Allergies in Childhood (ISAAC) Phase Three

Philippa Ellwood, M Innes Asher, Luis Garcia-Marcos, Hywel Williams, Ulrich Keil, Colin Robertson, Gabriele Nagel

Thorax | BMJ PUBLISHING GROUP | Published : 2013


Awarded by BUPA Foundation

Funding Acknowledgements

The authors acknowledge and thank the many funding bodies throughout the world that supported the individual ISAAC centres and collaborators and their meetings. They particularly wish to thank the New Zealand funders who supported the ISAAC International Data Centre including the Asthma and Respiratory Foundation of New Zealand, AstraZeneca New Zealand, the Auckland Medical Research Foundation, Glaxo Wellcome New Zealand, the Hawke's Bay Medical Research Foundation, the Health Research Council of New Zealand, the Child Health Research Foundation, the New Zealand Lotteries Grants Board and the Waikato Medical Research Foundation. Also, international funding was received from the BUPA Foundation (grant number 36431) and from Glaxo Wellcome International Medical Affairs who supported the regional coordinating centres.