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Smoking Related Abnormalities of the Lung Surfactant System

Institution: University of California, San Diego
Investigator(s): Roger Spragg, M.D.
Award Cycle: 1994 (Cycle 3) Grant #: 3RT-0151 Award: $438,278
Subject Area: Pulmonary Disease
Award Type: Research Project Awards
Abstracts
Publications

Surfactant inhibits neutrophil superoxide production in response to both receptor and non-receptor mediated agonists
Periodical: American Review of Respiratory Disease Index Medicus:
Authors: Smith RM, Ahuja A, Cochrane CG, Spragg RG ABS
Yr: 1993 Vol: 147 Nbr: Abs: Pg: A985

Exposure of the hydrophobic components of porcine lung surfactant to oxidant stress alters surface tension properties
Periodical: Journal of Clinical Investigation Index Medicus:
Authors: Gilliard N, Heldt GP, Loredo J, et al ART
Yr: 1994 Vol: 93 Nbr: 6 Abs: Pg: 2608-2615

Effects of oxidation on synthetic surfactants
Periodical: American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine Index Medicus:
Authors: Loredo J, Smith RM, Spragg RG ABS
Yr: 1994 Vol: 149 Nbr: Pt 2 Abs: Pg: 96

Modulation of respiratory burst oxidase activity in human neutrophils by surfactant
Periodical: American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine Index Medicus:
Authors: Ahuja A, Spragg RG, Smith RM ABS
Yr: 1995 Vol: 151 Nbr: 4 Abs: Pg: A310

Alteration of human neutrophil respiratory burst oxidase assembly for porcine surfactant
Periodical: American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine Index Medicus:
Authors: Chao W, Spragg RG, Smith RM ABS
Yr: 1995 Vol: 151 Nbr: 4 Abs: Pg: A602

Inhibition of the Human Neutrophil Respiratory Burst by Native and Synthetic Surfactant
Periodical: American Journal of Respiratory Cell and Molecular Biology Index Medicus:
Authors: Spragg RG, Ahuja A, Oh H, Chao W, Smith RM, ART
Yr: 1996 Vol: 14 Nbr: Abs: Pg: 496-503