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Alveolar duct

Known as: Ductus alveolaris, alveolar ducts 
The respiratory passage distal to the respiratory bronchiole. Alveolar sacs and alveoli arise from the alveolar duct.
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2012
Highly Cited
2012
Although few experimental studies have been handled so far to exploit the potential of poly(lactic-co-glycolic acid) (PLGA… Expand
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2011
Highly Cited
2011
MicroRNAs (miRNA) are small regulatory RNAs that control gene expression by translational suppression and destabilization of… Expand
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
The mean linear intercept (chord) length (L(m)) is a useful parameter of peripheral lung structure as it describes the mean free… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
The aim of the present study was to assess fibred confocal fluorescence microscopy (FCFM) as a tool for imaging the alveolar… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Dexamethasone, a glucocorticosteroid hormone, inhibits the formation of alveoli; retinoids and glucocorticosteroid hormones can… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
The purpose of this prospective study was to verify whether the percentage area of lung occupied by lowest attenuation values on… Expand
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1994
Highly Cited
1994
Intermittent positive pressure ventilation with large tidal volumes and high peak airway pressures can result in pulmonary… Expand
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1989
Highly Cited
1989
This paper deals with a unifying hypothesis addressed at lung tissue resistance and its responses to neurohumoral and biophysical… Expand
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1982
Highly Cited
1982
The appearance of the microstructure of the lung as revealed in transmission and scanning electron micrographs of perfusion-fixed… Expand
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1974
Highly Cited
1974
The postnatal growth of the lung was quantitatively investigated in rats aged 1, 4, 7, 10, 13, 21, 44 and 131 days by light and… Expand
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