• Biology, Medicine
  • Published in
    Zhonghua er ke za zhi…
    2007

[Effects of recombinant human insulin-like growth factor-1 on the expression of Clara cell secretory protein in lung of hyperoxia-exposed newborn rats].

@article{Jin2007EffectsOR,
  title={[Effects of recombinant human insulin-like growth factor-1 on the expression of Clara cell secretory protein in lung of hyperoxia-exposed newborn rats].},
  author={Zhen-ai Jin and Zheng-yong Jin and Yong-xue Chi and Ji-rong Lu},
  journal={Zhonghua er ke za zhi = Chinese journal of pediatrics},
  year={2007},
  volume={45 5},
  pages={
          369-73
        }
}
OBJECTIVE The development of neonatology and the availability of pulmonary surfactant have been helpful in effective reduction of the mortality of very low birth weight infants at the expense of an increasing number of survivors with bronchopulmonary dysplasia (BPD) caused by lung immaturity. BPD is a common syndrome in newborns, especially in preterm infants, when treated with hyperoxia and mechanical ventilation. Unfortunately, there have been no effective measure for the prevention and… CONTINUE READING