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Mucin-5B

Known as: High Molecular Weight Salivary Mucin MG1, Mucin 5B, Mucin-5 Subtype B, Tracheobronchial 
A gel-forming mucin that is predominantly expressed by submucosal glands of airway tissues and the SUBLINGUAL GLAND. It is one of the principal… Expand
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2019
2019
Fine control of macrophage activation is needed to prevent inflammatory disease, particularly at barrier sites such as the lungs… Expand
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2017
2017
&NA; The gain‐of‐function mucin 5B (MUC5B) promoter variant, rs35705950, confers the largest risk, genetic or otherwise, for the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2015
Highly Cited
2015
A single nucleotide polymorphism (SNP) rs35705950 in the promoter of Mucin 5B (MUC5B) has been reported to be associated with… Expand
2015
2015
BACKGROUND Balanced activation and inhibition of the immune system ensures pathogen clearance while avoiding hyperinflammation… Expand
2014
2014
Background Previous studies investigating a genetic basis for idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) have focused on resequencing… Expand
2013
2013
BackgroundLung cancer is the number one cause of cancer-related deaths in the United States and worldwide. The complex protein… Expand
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2011
2011
Fibrosis, or scarring, of the lung is a common consequence of certain types of pneumonias, and in such cases it is a localized… Expand
2009
2009
N,N′‐Dinitrosopiperazine (DNP) induces nasopharyngeal carcinoma (NPC) and shows organ specificity to the nasopharyneal epithelium… Expand
2008
2008
Previous study in an ovine model of smoke inhalation and burn (S + B) injury has shown distal migration of upper airway mucus… Expand
Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Elevated expression of gel-forming mucin (MUC) genes MUC5AC and MUC5B is a major pathological feature in various airway diseases… Expand