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Translational respiratory medicine

  1. Content type: Review

    Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is expected to climb on the podium of the leading causes of mortality worldwide in the upcoming decade. Clinical diagnosis of COPD has classically relied upon detec...

    Authors: Lukasz A. Myc, Yun M. Shim, Victor E. Laubach and Julien Dimastromatteo

    Citation: Clinical and Translational Medicine 2019 8:12

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  2. Content type: Research

    Although cigarette smoking (CS) is by far the most important risk factor of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), repeated and sustained infections are clearly linked to disease pathogenesis and are re...

    Authors: Deviyani M. Rao, Della T. Phan, Michelle J. Choo, Michael R. Weaver, Rebecca E. Oberley-Deegan, Russell P. Bowler and Fabienne Gally

    Citation: Clinical and Translational Medicine 2019 8:7

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  3. Content type: Review

    Human tuberculosis (TB) is amongst the oldest and deadliest human bacterial diseases that pose major health, social and economic burden at a global level. Current regimens for TB treatment are lengthy, expensi...

    Authors: Naasson Tuyiringire, Deusdedit Tusubira, Jean-Pierre Munyampundu, Casim Umba Tolo, Claude M. Muvunyi and Patrick Engeu Ogwang

    Citation: Clinical and Translational Medicine 2018 7:29

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  4. Content type: Commentary

    The prevention, diagnosis and targeted therapies of cancer are important in cancer controlling and treatment. The present challenge about cancer biomarker still remains in identifying the special biomarkers fo...

    Authors: Furong Yan, Hong Zhao and Yiming Zeng

    Citation: Clinical and Translational Medicine 2018 7:21

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  5. Content type: Research

    Airway fibrin casts are clinically important complications of severe inhalational smoke-induced acute lung injury (ISIALI) for which reliable evidence-based therapy is lacking. Nebulized anticoagulants or a ti...

    Authors: Satoshi Fukuda, Perenlei Enkhbaatar, Christina Nelson, Robert A. Cox, Marla R. Wolfson, Thomas H. Shaffer, Robert O. Williams III, Soraya Hengsawas Surasarang, Sahakijpijarn Sawittree, Galina Florova, Andrey A. Komissarov, Kathleen Koenig, Krishna Sarva, Harrison T. Ndetan, Karan P. Singh and Steven Idell

    Citation: Clinical and Translational Medicine 2018 7:17

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  6. Content type: Commentary

    Lipidomics is a measurement of a large scale of lipid species to understand roles of their carbon atoms, dual bonds, or isomerism in the lipid molecule. Clinical lipidomics was recently defined “as a new integ...

    Authors: Jiapei Lv, Linlin Zhang, Furong Yan and Xiangdong Wang

    Citation: Clinical and Translational Medicine 2018 7:12

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  7. Content type: Research

    Oseltamivir is the only antiviral treatment recommended for influenza in young children over the age of 1 year. There is scant data on oseltamivir pharmacokinetics (PK) in infants <1 year. We set out to perfor...

    Authors: Rashmi Dixit, Slade Matthews, Gulam Khandaker, Karen Walker, Marino Festa and Robert Booy

    Citation: Clinical and Translational Medicine 2016 5:37

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  8. Content type: Research

    Lung remodeling and pulmonary fibrosis are serious, life-threatening conditions resulting from diseases such as chronic severe asthma and idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF). Preclinical evidence suggests that...

    Authors: Jos L. J. van der Velden, Ying Ye, James D. Nolin, Sidra M. Hoffman, David G. Chapman, Karolyn G. Lahue, Sarah Abdalla, Peng Chen, Yong Liu, Brydon Bennett, Nasreen Khalil, Donna Sutherland, William Smith, Gerald Horan, Mahmoud Assaf, Zebulun Horowitz…

    Citation: Clinical and Translational Medicine 2016 5:36

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  9. Content type: Research

    Pleural infection affects about 65,000 patients annually in the US and UK. In this and other forms of pleural injury, mesothelial cells (PMCs) undergo a process called mesothelial (Meso) mesenchymal transition...

    Authors: Torry A. Tucker, Ann Jeffers, Jake Boren, Brandon Quaid, Shuzi Owens, Kathleen B. Koenig, Yoshikazu Tsukasaki, Galina Florova, Andrey A. Komissarov, Mitsuo Ikebe and Steven Idell

    Citation: Clinical and Translational Medicine 2016 5:17

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  10. Content type: Research

    Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is an irreversible disease, diagnosed predominantly in smokers. COPD is currently the third leading cause of death worldwide. Far more than 15 % of smokers get COPD...

    Authors: Mikael Truedsson, Johan Malm, K. Barbara Sahlin, May Bugge, Elisabet Wieslander, Magnus Dahlbäck, Roger Appelqvist, Thomas E. Fehniger and György Marko-Varga

    Citation: Clinical and Translational Medicine 2016 5:9

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  11. Content type: Research

    Although China has a long history of using acupoints herbal patching (acupoints herbal patching means applying herbal patch on special acupoints to stimulate skin to form blisters, hyperemia, and even suppurat...

    Authors: Libing Zhu, Wei Zhang, Vivian Wong, Ziea Eric, Lixing Lao, Kwaiching Lo, Waichung Chan, To Yau and Lei Li

    Citation: Clinical and Translational Medicine 2016 5:5

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  12. Content type: Research

    To assess the effect of respiratory training (RT) on lung function, activity tolerance and acute exacerbation frequency with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).

    Authors: Fang Xi, Zheng Wang, Yong Qi, Richard Brightwell, Peter Roberts, Angus Stewart, Moira Sim and Wei Wang

    Citation: Clinical and Translational Medicine 2015 4:31

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