Proinflammatory doses of diesel exhaust in healthy subjects fail to elicit equivalent or augmented airway inflammation in subjects with asthma
2011 (English)In: Thorax, ISSN 0040-6376, E-ISSN 1468-3296, Vol. 66, no 1, 12-19 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
Exposure to diesel exhaust at concentrations consistent with roadside levels elicited an acute and active neutrophilic inflammation in the airways of healthy subjects. This response was absent in subjects with asthma, as was evidence supporting a worsening of allergic airway inflammation.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2011. Vol. 66, no 1, 12-19 p.
Respiratory Medicine and Allergy
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:umu:diva-39566DOI: 10.1136/thx.2010.140053PubMedID: 20837873OAI: oai:DiVA.org:umu-39566DiVA: diva2:393900