Type-II Pneumocytes

Known as: Type II alveolar cell, Alveolar Cell Type II, Type II Pneumocytes 
A pleomorphic cell of the pulmonary alveolar epithelium that secretes surfactant and is distinguished by abundant cytoplasm containing numerous lipid… (More)
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1964-2017
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2010
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2010
RATIONALE Ineffective repair of a damaged alveolar epithelium has been postulated to cause pulmonary fibrosis. In support of this… (More)
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
Recent advances in the treatment of pulmonary adenocarcinoma have increased the need for accurate typing of non-small cell… (More)
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2007
2007
RATIONALE Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is associated with increased numbers of CD8(+) cytotoxic T lymphocytes… (More)
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2003
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2003
BACKGROUND The worldwide outbreak of severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) is associated with a newly discovered coronavirus… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
Respiratory distress syndrome (RDS) due to insufficient production of surfactant is a common and severe complication of preterm… (More)
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2000
2000
BACKGROUND Little is known of the morphology of the pneumocytes lining the parenchymal cysts in lymphangioleiomyomatosis (LAM… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
Multiple cell types contribute to the pulmonary barrier including Type I and Type II alveolar epithelium. The objective of this… (More)
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1997
1997
It was previously shown that tracheal obstruction accelerated fetal lung growth and eventually reversed the pulmonary hypoplasia… (More)
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1995
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1995
The Lelystad virus or one of two US isolates (VR2385, VR2431) of porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus were given… (More)
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1994
Highly Cited
1994
Keratinocyte growth factor (KGF) administered as a single intratracheal injection causes a prominent dose-dependent proliferation… (More)
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