A method for maintaining, in vitro, TV-monitoring and counting ciliary beat frequency of samples from human ciliated respiratory epithelium brushing.

@article{Braga1986AMF,
  title={A method for maintaining, in vitro, TV-monitoring and counting ciliary beat frequency of samples from human ciliated respiratory epithelium brushing.},
  author={Pier Carlo Braga and Roberto Tiberio Bossi and Luigi Allegra},
  journal={Methods and findings in experimental and clinical pharmacology},
  year={1986},
  volume={8 5},
  pages={321-6}
}
"Mucociliary clearance", from a clinical point of view, is one of the most important defense mechanisms of the respiratory mucosa. Clinicians, pneumologists and pharmacologists are greatly interested in methods investigating the cilia, considered the biological engine that continuously moves the physiological and/or pathological bronchial mucous secretions… CONTINUE READING