Treatment of former smokers with 9-cis-retinoic acid reverse loss of retinoic acid receptor-β expression in the bronchial epithelium: Results from a randomized placebo-controlled trial Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Antineoplastic Agents
  • Bronchi
  • Precancerous Conditions
  • Receptors, Retinoic Acid
  • Respiratory Mucosa
  • Smoking
  • Tretinoin

abstract

  • 9-cis-RA treatment can restore RAR-beta expression in the bronchial epithelium of former smokers, raising the possibility that this retinoid has potential chemopreventive properties in former smokers.

publication date

  • February 5, 2003

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 12569142

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 206

end page

  • 14

volume

  • 95

number

  • 3