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Trachea

Known as: Tracheas, Windpipe, Trachea/Tracheal 
The cartilaginous and membranous tube descending from the larynx and branching into the right and left main bronchi.
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
The pseudostratified epithelium of the mouse trachea and human airways contains a population of basal cells expressing Trp-63… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
BACKGROUND The loss of a normal airway is devastating. Attempts to replace large airways have met with serious problems… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Foregut malformations (oesophageal atresia, tracheo-oesophageal fistula, lung anomalies and congenital stenosis of the oesophagus… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
To avoid opportunistic infections, plants and animals have developed antimicrobial peptides in their epithelia that can form… Expand
Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
Endothelin releases prostacyclin and thromboxane A2 from guinea pig or rat isolated lungs and endothelium-derived relaxing factor… Expand
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
Computed tomography measured the lengths, anteroposterior (AP) diameters, transverse diameters, cross-sectional areas, and… Expand
Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
The central sensory and motor connections of various respiratory, cardiovascular, and gastrointestinal viscera were analyzed… Expand
Highly Cited
1977
Highly Cited
1977
Twenty-one human tracheal specimens were perfused and dissected, 10 with conventional techniques and 11 with clearing and… Expand
Review
1976
Review
1976
An approach to chemoprevention of common forms of epithelial cancer, during the period of preneoplasia, is described. Vitamin A… Expand
Highly Cited
1954
Highly Cited
1954
The afferent nerve fibres arising from the lungs have been described by Adrian (1933) who distinguished deflation fibres and… Expand