• airway
  • 2 Recently, airway colonisation by Pseudomonas , lymphocytic bronchitis/bronchiolitis and gastro-oesophageal reflux have been added as risk factors. (bmj.com)
  • We have shown potential for injured airway epithelial cells from allografts to become fibroblasts through epithelial mesenchymal transition (EMT) and have demonstrated a key role for MMPs in facilitating this phenotypic change. (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
  • cytokines
  • Rats with heterotopic tracheal allografts were treated intraperitoneally with clarithromycin and compared to untreated transplanted animals with respect to allograft histology and expression of selected cytokines. (uzh.ch)