mucus secretion

Known as: mucus production 
The regulated release of mucus by the mucosa. Mucus is a viscous slimy secretion consisting of mucins and various inorganic salts dissolved in water… (More)

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2016
Review
2016
Mucosal surfaces are lined by epithelial cells and provide an important barrier to the flux of antigens from the outside. This… (More)
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2014
Highly Cited
2014
Mucus production by goblet cells of the large intestine serves as a crucial antimicrobial protective mechanism at the interface… (More)
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2009
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2009
The mechanisms underlying mucus-associated pathologies in cystic fibrosis (CF) remain obscure. However, recent studies indicate… (More)
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2009
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2009
Various acute and chronic inflammatory stimuli increase the number and activity of pulmonary mucus-producing goblet cells, and… (More)
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2009
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2009
Protein disulfide isomerases (PDIs) aid protein folding and assembly by catalyzing formation and shuffling of cysteine disulfide… (More)
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2006
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2006
BACKGROUND Patients with end-stage bladder disease can be treated with cystoplasty using gastrointestinal segments. The presence… (More)
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2002
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2002
Asthma is an increasingly common disease that remains poorly understood and difficult to manage. This disease is characterized by… (More)
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2001
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2001
Airway hyperresponsiveness (AHR), goblet cell metaplasia, and mucus overproduction are important features of bronchial asthma. To… (More)
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2001
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2001
We have characterized a cytokine produced by Th2 cells, designated as IL-25. Infusion of mice with IL-25 induced IL-4, IL-5, and… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
Airway inflammation is believed to stimulate mucus production in asthmatic patients. Increased mucus secretion is an important… (More)
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