Histopathologic Changes in Two Mouse Models of Asthma


Olmez D., Babayigit A., Erbil G., Karaman O., BAĞRIYANIK H. A., Yilmaz O., ...More

JOURNAL OF INVESTIGATIONAL ALLERGOLOGY AND CLINICAL IMMUNOLOGY, vol.19, no.2, pp.132-138, 2009 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 19 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2009
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF INVESTIGATIONAL ALLERGOLOGY AND CLINICAL IMMUNOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.132-138
  • Keywords: Mice, Asthma, Remodeling, Nebulized ovalbumin, Intranasal ovalbumin, MURINE MODEL, AIRWAY INFLAMMATION, ANIMAL-MODELS, LEUKOTRIENES, MICE
  • Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Background: No studies to date have compared mouse models of asthma by evaluating airway histopathology. Objective: To compare 2 such models by studying chronic histopathologic changes of the airways using light and electron microscopy.