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Human eosinophil adhesion and degranulation stimulated with eotaxin and RANTES in vitro: Lack of interaction with nitric oxide
(BMC Pulmonary Medicine, 2008-08-12) [Artigo]
Background: Airway eosinophilia is considered a central event in the pathogenesis of asthma. The toxic components of eosinophils are thought to be important in inducing bronchial mucosal injury and dysfunction. Previous ...
Exercise training improves relaxation response and SOD-1 expression in aortic and mesenteric rings from high caloric diet-fed rats
(BMC Physiology, 2008-07-14) [Artigo]
Background. Obesity has been associated with a variety of disease such as type II diabetes mellitus, arterial hypertension and atherosclerosis. Evidences have shown that exercise training promotes beneficial effects on ...
Influence of physical preconditioning on the responsiveness of rat pulmonary artery after pulmonary ischemia/reperfusion
(Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology - A Molecular and Integrative Physiology, 2007-07-01) [Artigo]
The aim of this work was to evaluate the effect of physical preconditioning in the responsiveness of rat pulmonary rings submitted to lung ischemia/reperfusion (IR). Wistar rats were divided into three groups: Sedentary ...