Variable prostaglandin E2 resistance in fibroblasts from patients with usual interstitial pneumonia Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Dinoprostone
  • Fibroblasts
  • Lung Diseases, Interstitial

abstract

  • The recognition that UIP fibroblasts manifest variable refractoriness to PGE2 suppression sheds new light on the activation phenotype of these cells and on the pathogenesis of fibrotic lung disease.

publication date

  • January 2008

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC2176116

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1164/rccm.200706-963OC

PubMed ID

  • 17916807

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 66

end page

  • 74

volume

  • 177

number

  • 1