Calcium Homeostasis in Asthma

  • Published 2007


The recent editorial, "Calcium channel antagonists in coronary artery spasm and bronchial spasm" by Robert G . Townley, (Chest 1982 ; 82 :401) posed a variety of interesting issues . Inferred among them was the potential role of calcium homeostasis in bronchial asthma. In 1979, we' reported an increased sensitivity to extracellular calcium (Ca"),, in… (More)