ICA2018
11th International Congress on Aerobiology
3 - 7 September 2018, Parma, Italy

- AGRICULTURAL APPLICATIONS OF AEROBIOLOGY, PHENOLOGY:
pollen charge and fruiting; fungal spores monitoring and pathogenicity prevention; aerobiological indicators


- ALLERGENS, ORGANICS, ORGANISMS:
pollen, fungal spores, mites and animal dander products, latex, molecular aerobiology, toxins, bacteria, viruses, algae, volatile organic compounds


- CULTURAL HERITAGE:
Bio-deterioration, preservation


- ENVIRONMENTAL AEROBIOLOGY:
air pollution, global change, land management - urban design- green cities, meteorology, climatology, spatial dynamics and spatial representativeness


- FORECASTING AND MODELLING:
statistical and deterministic modelling, atmopsheric dispersion, inter-annual variation and trends, short-term forecasting, climate impact and climate sensitivity


- FUNDAMENTAL MECHANISMS:
release, dispersion, transport, long distance transport, deposition


- GENERAL AEROBIOLOGY:
citizen science, history and development of aerobiological studies, media communications and health literacy, public information, outreach


- HEALTH IMPACT:
asthma, rhinitis, conjunctivitis, pollinosis, epidemiology, prevention, diagnosis, therapy, specific immunotherapy, diagnostic and therapeutic pathways, thresholds, cross reactivity, occupational allergy, aerobiology-sport-allergy, allergy and immigration, co-exposure allergens and pollution, pollen-food allergy syndrome, direct and indirect sanitary costs


- INDOOR AEROBIOLOGY:
public and private buildings, farms and industries, healthcare setting, operating theatres, cleanrooms, spacecrafts


- INVASIVE RAGWEED SPECIES IN EUROPE:
ecology, impact and management


- MOLECULAR AEROBIOLOGY:

allergens, airborne organisms, genetics

 

- MONITORING, SAMPLING AND IDENTIFYING:
pollen, fungal spores, bacteria, algae, survey networks, quality control, norms and standards, new methods, bioterrorism, automation

 

- PALYNOLOGY:
archeopalynology, melissopalynology, paleopalynology, palynology, forensics

 

 

 

 

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