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CELL. A small room in a prison. See Dungeon.

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The achievement of proliferation and differentiation of pulmonary epithelial cells in addition to the ensure of the repair and integrity of pulmonary epithelium have been suggested to be an effective approach in improving the pathogenesis of emphysema (26).
Kern, "Role of Smad2/3 and p38 MAP kinase in TGF-[beta]1-induced epithelial-mesenchymal transition of pulmonary epithelial cells," Journal of Cellular Physiology, vol.
[O.sub.3] causes injury to pulmonary epithelial cells (Pino et al.
"It is obvious the disease is not due to microparticles or vapours, because the pulmonary epithelial cells are full of nanoparticles," said lead author Yuguo Song, a clinical toxicologist at Beijing Chaoyang Hospital.
In response to common pathogens and proinflammatory cytokines such as IL-1[beta] and TNF-[alpha], the activated pulmonary epithelial cells, including type II alveolar cells, produce an array of inflammatory chemokines such as IL-8, MCP-1, and human [beta]-defensin hBD-2.
Surfactant protein-A (SP-A) was initially identified in the pulmonary epithelial cells. It is synthesized and secreted by alveolar Type II epithelial cells and encoded by two genes (SP-A1 and SP-A2).

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