Interferon modulates the leukotriene C4-induced non-adherence properties of leukocytes: acquisition of an asthmatic phenotype.

Abstract

We have previously shown that peripheral blood leukocytes (PBL) of asthmatic patients acquire non-adherence properties after challenge with leukotriene C4 (LTC4), whereas PBL of normal individuals do not. Hence the use of the LTC4-induced leukocyte-adherence-inhibition (LAI) assay enables one to recognise an asthmatic phenotype on the basis of the ability… (More)

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