Archives For: May 2011

Asymmetric dimethylarginine contributes to airway nitric oxide deficiency in patients with cystic fibrosis.

May 29, 2011 - 11:16 am

Grasemann H, Al-Saleh S, Scott JA, Shehnaz D, Mehl A, Amin R, Rafii M, Pencharz P, Belik J, Ratjen F. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2011 May 15;183(10):1363-8. Epub 2011 Jan 28. ABSTRACT: RATIONALE: Airway nitric oxide is reduced in cystic fibrosis airways. Asymmetric dimethylarginine is...

Mortality in Vermont granite workers and its association with silica exposure.

May 15, 2011 - 10:26 am

Vacek PM, Verma DK, Graham WG, Callas PW, Gibbs GW. Occup Environ Med. 2011 May;68(5):312-8. Epub 2010 Sep 19. ABSTRACT: OBJECTIVES: To assess mortality in Vermont granite workers and examine relationships between silica exposure and mortality from lung cancer, kidney cancer, non-malignant...

Factors associated with severe versus mild immunotherapy-related systemic reactions: a case-referent study.

May 15, 2011 - 10:21 am

Liss GM, Murphy-Berendts K, Epstein T, Bernstein DI. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2011 May;127(5):1298-300. Epub 2011 Feb 18. PubMed link to article