Airborne nitric oxide: inflammatory marker and aerocrine messenger in man.

  • J. O. Lundberg
  • Published 1996 in Acta physiologica Scandinavica. Supplementum


1. In healthy subjects, exhaled NO originates mainly from the upper airways with only a minor contribution from the lower airways and the lungs. A large NO production takes place in the epithelium of the paranasal sinuses and this NO contributes considerably to the levels of NO found in nasally exhaled air. Immunohistochemical and mRNA in situ hybridisation… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/apha.1996.157.s633.4


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