Rhinovirus infection induces expression of airway remodelling factors in vitro and in vivo (pages 367–377)
Curtis KUO, Sam LIM, Nicholas J.C. KING, Nathan W. BARTLETT, Ross P. WALTON, Jie ZHU, Nicholas GLANVILLE, Julia ANISCENKO, Sebastian L. JOHNSTON, Janette K. BURGESS, Judith L. BLACK and Brian G. OLIVER
Version of Record online: 27 JAN 2011 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1440-1843.2010.01918.x
Airway remodelling, as indicated by increased extracellular matrix production, was induced by rhinovirus in both in vitro and in vivo models. This study provides important information on the aetiology of asthmatic airway remodelling, which is integral to the pathogenesis of asthma.
Vol. 17, Issue 1, 192, Version of Record online: 21 DEC 2011