The inflammatory response in COPD in mice and men

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The aim of this thesis was to investigate both the early and late effects of cigarette smoke and nitrogen dioxide (NO2) exposure and the potential dampening effects of heme oxygenase-1 (HO-1) in animal models for COPD. Additionally, we investigated the role of the specific immune response in the inflammatory response in COPD, i.e. the involvement of B cells and regulatory T cells.
Originele taal-2English
KwalificatieDoctor of Philosophy
Toekennende instantie
  • Rijksuniversiteit Groningen
Begeleider(s)/adviseur
  • Kerstjens, Huib, Supervisor
  • Postma, Djurre S., Supervisor, Externe Persoon
  • Timens, Wim, Supervisor
  • Hylkema, Machteld, Co-supervisor
Datum van toekenning8-nov-2008
Uitgever
Gedrukte ISBN's9789036735131
StatusPublished - 2008

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