MicroRNAs in the lung.

  title={MicroRNAs in the lung.},
  author={Alexandra Sittka and Bernd Schmeck},
  journal={Advances in experimental medicine and biology},
The lung constitutes one of the most delicate tissue structures in mammalian organisms to accomplish the vital function of gas exchange. On the other hand, its immense surface area, necessary in this context, exhibits the first line of defense against a variety of pro-inflammatory stimuli.MicroRNAs (miRNAs) are a class of post-transcriptional regulators… CONTINUE READING