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Macrophages, Alveolar

Known as: Macrophage, Pulmonary, Pulmonary Macrophage, Alveolar Macrophage 
Round, granular, mononuclear phagocytes found in the alveoli of the lungs. They ingest small inhaled particles resulting in degradation and… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
Abstract Macrophages, circulating in the blood or concatenated into different organs and tissues constitute the first… Expand
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Mycobacterium tuberculosis (Mtb), the etiological agent of human tuberculosis (TB), has plagued humans for thousands of years. TB… Expand
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Review
2015
Review
2015
Macrophages are the most numerous immune-cells present in the lung environment under homoeostatic conditions and are ideally… Expand
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Highly Cited
2015
Highly Cited
2015
Most haematopoietic cells renew from adult haematopoietic stem cells (HSCs), however, macrophages in adult tissues can self… Expand
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Highly Cited
2014
Highly Cited
2014
Macrophage activation is associated with profound transcriptional reprogramming. Although much progress has been made in the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Human alveolar macrophages (AMphi) undergo apoptosis following infection with Mycobacterium tuberculosis in vitro. Apoptosis of… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
The aim of this study was to examine the hypothesis that alveolar macrophages represent a significant source of matrix-degrading… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
The effect of Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection on the viability of healthy (control) human alveolar macrophages was evaluated… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Hyaluronan (HA) is a glycosaminoglycan constituent of extracellular matrix. In its native form HA exists as a high molecular… Expand
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Review
1990
Review
1990
Phagocytes, in particular macrophages and PMN, are now recognized as major components of inflammatory and immunologic reactions… Expand
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