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Main Title Mucus Glycoprotein Secretion by Tracheal Explants: Effects of Pollutants.
Author Last, Jerold A. ; Kaizu, Tokio ;
CORP Author California Primate Research Center, Davis.;Health Effects Research Lab., Research Triangle Park, NC.
Year Published 1982
Report Number EPA-R-805355; EPA-600/J-82-208;
Stock Number PB82-250622
Additional Subjects Glycoproteins ; Trachea ; Air pollution ; Mucus ; Culture media ; Tissues(Biology) ; Rats ; In vivo analysis ; In vitro analysis ; Ozone ; Reprints ;
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
NTIS  PB82-250622 Some EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. 07/26/2022
Collation 9p
Abstract Tracheal slices incubated with radioactive precursors in tissue culture medium. The authors have used anin vitro approach, a combined method utilizing exposure to pneumotoxins in vivo coupled with quantitation of mucus secretion rates in vitro, to study the effects of inhaled pollutants on mucus biosynthesis by rat airways. In addition, the authors have purified the mucus glycoproteins secreted by rat tracheal explants in order to determine putative structural changes that might be the basis for the observed augmented secretion rates after exposure of rats to H2SO4 aerosols in combination with high ambient levels of ozone.
Supplementary Notes Pub. in Environmental Health Perspectives, v35 p131-138 1980.
NTIS Title Notes Journal article.
Title Annotations Reprint: Mucus Glycoprotein Secretion by Tracheal Explants: Effects of Pollutants.
PUB Date Free Form Jun 82
Category Codes 6A; 57B; 68A
NTIS Prices PC A02/MF A01
Primary Description 600/11
Document Type NT
Cataloging Source NTIS/MT
Control Number 323822468
Origin NTIS
Type CAT