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… (More)
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1972-2017
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2009
2009
Sjögren–Larsson syndrome is a genetic disease characterized by ichthyosis, mental retardation, spasticity and mutations in the… (More)
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2008
2008
ATP-Binding Cassette A3 (ABCA3) is a lamellar body associated lipid transport protein required for normal synthesis and storage… (More)
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2007
2007
Mutations in ATP-binding cassette transporter A3 (human ABCA3) protein are associated with fatal respiratory distress syndrome in… (More)
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2006
2006
Previously, we demonstrated that topical applications of peroxisome proliferator-activated receptors (PPARs) and liver X receptor… (More)
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2004
2004
Parathyroid hormone-related protein (PTHrP) and PTH/PTHrP receptor expression are developmentally regulated in lung epithelium… (More)
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2004
2004
Pulmonary surfactant is a lipoprotein complex that functions to reduce surface tension at the air liquid interface in the… (More)
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2001
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2001
The ABCA3 gene, of the ABCA subclass of ATP-binding cassette (ABC) transporters, is expressed exclusively in lung. We report here… (More)
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1999
1999
Pulmonary surfactant is secreted via exocytosis of lamellar bodies (LBs) by alveolar type II cells. Here we analyzed the… (More)
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1995
1995
BACKGROUND AND DESIGN Although barrier function requires cholesterol, free fatty acids, and ceramides, applications of one or two… (More)
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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… (More)
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