Pulmonary Surfactant-Associated Protein C

Known as: SP C protein, Surfactant Polypeptide SP-C, Pulmonary Surfactant Associated Protein C 
A pulmonary surfactant associated protein that plays a role in alveolar stability by lowering the surface tension at the air-liquid interface. It is… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon (PAH) contamination of the environment represents a serious threat to the health of humans and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
The surfactant protein C (SP-C) gene encodes an extremely hydrophobic, 4-kDa peptide produced by alveolar epithelial cells in the… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
While dipalmitoyl phosphatidylcholine (PC16:0/16:0) is essential for pulmonary surfactant function, roles for other individual… (More)
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2000
2000
Surfactant protein C (SP-C) is a lipopeptide that contains two thioester-linked palmitoyl groups and is considered to be… (More)
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1999
1999
Ventilation style influences lung injury and the amount of large-aggregate biophysically active surfactant in adult lungs. We… (More)
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1995
Highly Cited
1995
A small atmospheric bubble was introduced into a surfactant suspension in a captive bubble surfactometer. After film formation to… (More)
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1995
1995
Surface pressure-area (pi-A) isotherms during dynamic cycling were measured for films of dipalmitoyl phosphatidylcholine (DPPC… (More)
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1990
1990
Pulmonary surfactant, which is composed of phospholipids and three lung-specific apoproteins, is synthesized and secreted by… (More)
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
For a study of the processes and mechanisms of pulmonary structural remodeling in fibrotic lungs and metaplastic squamous… (More)
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1980
Highly Cited
1980
Ten preterm infants severely ill with hyaline-membrane disease (HMD) were given artificial surfactant endotracheally. Oxygenation… (More)
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