UNIT 5.26 Guinea Pig Models of Asthma

  1. Stuart B. Mazzone,
  2. Brendon J. Canning

Published Online: 1 MAY 2002

DOI: 10.1002/0471141755.ph0526s16

Current Protocols in Pharmacology

Current Protocols in Pharmacology

How to Cite

Mazzone, S. B. and Canning, B. J. 2002. Guinea Pig Models of Asthma. Current Protocols in Pharmacology. 16:5.26:5.26.1–5.26.30.

Author Information

  1. The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 MAY 2002
  2. Published Print: MAR 2002

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This unit describes methods for establishing guinea pig models of asthma. Detailed descriptions are provided so that investigators can establish preparations in which bronchoconstriction, airways hyperresponsiveness, cough and airways inflammation can be studied.