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alveolar lamellar body

Known as: Lamellar Body 
A specialized secretory organelle found in type II pneumocytes and involved in the synthesis, secretion, and reutilization of pulmonary surfactant… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Mutations in ATP-binding cassette transporter A3 (human ABCA3) protein are associated with fatal respiratory distress syndrome in… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Previously, we demonstrated that topical applications of peroxisome proliferator-activated receptors (PPARs) and liver X receptor… Expand
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2004
2004
Rab3D is a small GTP-binding protein associated with secretory vesicles in various exocrine and endocrine cells, where it has… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Pulmonary surfactant is a lipoprotein complex that functions to reduce surface tension at the air liquid interface in the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Lamellar ichthyosis type 2 (LI2) is a rare autosomal recessive skin disorder for which a gene has been localized on chromosome… Expand
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2003
2003
Surfactant protein (SP) B is essential for normal pulmonary surfactant activity and lamellar body genesis in type 2 cells… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
The ABCA3 gene, of the ABCA subclass of ATP-binding cassette (ABC) transporters, is expressed exclusively in lung. We report here… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Omega-hydroxyceramides (omega-OHCer) are the predominant lipid species of the corneocyte lipid envelope in the epidermis… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Pulmonary surfactant is secreted via exocytosis of lamellar bodies (LBs) by alveolar type II cells. Here we analyzed the… Expand
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1995
1995
Objective To evaluate the lamellar body count as a predictor of fetal lung maturity. Methods We conducted a prospective clinical… Expand
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