[The role of nitric oxide in the pathogenesis of asthma].

OBJECTIVE To investigate the role of nitric oxide (NO) in the pathogenesis of asthma, we observed the influence of L-NG-arginine-methylester (L-NAME), the inhibitor of nitric oxide synthase (NOS), on the contraction of isolated guinea pig tracheal smooth muscles and observed the changes of NOS in the guinea pig asthma model lung tissues using histochemical… CONTINUE READING