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Professor Joerg Mattes

Chair - Paediatrics & Child Health

School of Medicine and Public Health (Immunology and Microbiology)


New study: childhood asthma rates reduced with tailored intervention

May 16, 2018

Researchers have confirmed that when a woman’s asthma medication is optimally during pregnancy, the rate of asthma in her offspring is nearly halved.

Asthma researchers' virus and allergy breakthrough

January 21, 2013

Paediatric and respiratory researchers from the University of Newcastle, along with national and international collaborators, are a step closer to identifying the source of serious virus-and allergen-induced asthma attacks after detecting important molecu

Professor Joerg Mattes


Chair - Paediatrics & Child Health
Experimental&Translational Respiratory Medicine Group
School of Medicine and Public Health
Faculty of Health and Medicine

Focus area

Immunology and Microbiology

Contact Details

Phone (02) 40420209 (02) 49213656
Fax (02) 49855277 (02) 40420023


Room 2411
Building HMRI
Location Level 2 East, HMRI, Lot 1 Kookaburra Circuit, New Lambton Heights, NSW 2305, Australia