ASIF SHAFFIQ, HANS MICHAEL HAITCHI, YUN YUNG PANG, ABDULLAH A. ALANGARI, MARK G. JONES, BEN G. MARSHALL, PETER H. HOWARTH, DONNA E. DAVIES and KATHERINE M.A. O'REILLY A disintegrin and metalloprotease (ADAM) 33 protein in patients with pulmonary sarcoidosis Respirology 17
Article first published online: 24 JAN 2012 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1440-1843.2011.02098.x
Predicting the clinical course of sarcoidosis is challenging as we currently lack clinical and laboratory indicators of progressive disease. We detected increased levels of ADAM33 in bronchoalveolar lavage fluid from subjects with pulmonary sarcoidosis and abnormal lung function. ADAM33 may be a biomarker of lung inflammation and remodelling in sarcoid.
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