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BACKGROUND Periostin is a matricellular protein, and its synthesis in airway epithelial cells and lung fibroblasts is induced by interleukin (IL)-4 and IL-13. The significance of periostin as a biomarker of TH 2-induced airway inflammation, and (importantly) as a measure of the response to TH 2-targeted therapy, has recently been emphasized. We explored the(More)
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