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Author Stockley, Robert A., speaker

Title Protease-antiprotease balance / Rob Stockley
Published London : Henry Stewart Talks, 2012
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Description 1 online resource (1 streaming video file (39 min.) : color, sound)
Series Advances in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) : new mechanisms, management strategies and treatments, 2056-452X
Henry Stewart talks. Biomedical & life sciences collection. Advances in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
Contents Contents: Pathophysiology of COPD and Emphysema -- Carl-Bertil Laurell -- Alpha 1 antitrypsin deficiency -- Effects of neutrophil elastase -- Augmentation therapy -- Anti inflammatory effects -- Testing emphysema progression -- Emphysema with normal lung function -- Alternative approach for assessing emphysema -- The complexity of neutrophil biology -- Processes of neutrophil movement -- Elastase concentration change -- Quantum proteolytic events of neutrophils -- Destructive potential of neutrophils -- Chemotaxis -- Neutrophils and COPD -- Monitoring neutrophil elastase activity in vivo -- Elastase inhibitors -- Role of proteinases in emphysema -- The other neutrophil serine proteinases -- The smoking mouse -- Alveoli in smokers vs. non smokers -- Effects of TNF alpha polymorphisms -- The roles of MMPs
Notes Animated audio-visual presentation with synchronized narration
Title from title frames
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Subject Emphysema, Pulmonary -- Pathophysiology.
Lungs -- Diseases, Obstructive -- Pathophysiology.
Protease inhibitors.
Smoking -- Adverse effects
alpha 1-Antitrypsin Deficiency.
Leukocyte Elastase -- physiology.
Protease Inhibitors -- metabolism.
Pulmonary Disease, Chronic Obstructive -- physiopathology.
Pulmonary Emphysema -- physiopathology.
Smoking -- adverse effects.
Genre/Form Video recordings.
Form Streaming video
Other Titles Protease antiprotease balance