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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Gál, K; Cseh, A; Szalay, B; Rusai, K; Vannay, A; Lukácsovits, J; Heemann, U; Szabó, AJ; Losonczy, G; Tamási, L; Müller, V 
Title:
Effect of cigarette smoke and dexamethasone on Hsp72 system of alveolar epithelial cells. 
Abstract:
Smoking is the leading risk factor of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and lung cancer. Corticosteroids are abundantly used in these patients; however, the interaction of smoking and steroid treatment is not fully understood. Heat shock proteins (Hsps) play a central role in the maintenance of cell integrity, apoptosis and cellular steroid action. To better understand cigarette smoke-steroid interaction, we examined the effect of cigarette smoke extract (CSE) and/or dexamethasone (D...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Cell Stress Chaperones 
Year:
2011 
Journal volume:
16 
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
369-78 
Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
1355-8145 
TUM Institution:
Abteilung für Nephrologie