Heikki P Lukkarinen

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Affiliation: University of Turku
Country: Finland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Lung epithelial cells undergo apoptosis in neonatal respiratory distress syndrome
    Heikki P Lukkarinen
    Research Centre of Applied and Preventive Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Turku, Turku, Finland
    Pediatr Res 53:254-9. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Angiotensin II receptor blockade inhibits pneumocyte apoptosis in experimental meconium aspiration
    Heikki Lukkarinen
    Research Centre of Applied and Preventive Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Turku, FIN 20014 Turku, Finland
    Pediatr Res 55:326-33. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Angiotensin II receptor inhibition prevents pneumocyte apoptosis in surfactant-depleted rat lungs
    Heikki P Lukkarinen
    Research Center of Applied and Preventive Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Turku, Turku, Finland
    Pediatr Pulmonol 39:349-58. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Inhibition of COX-2 aggravates neutrophil migration and pneumocyte apoptosis in surfactant-depleted rat lungs
    Heikki Lukkarinen
    Research Centre of Applied and Preventive Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Turku, FIN 20520 Turku, Finland
    Pediatr Res 59:412-7. 2006
  5. doi request reprint Matrix metalloproteinase-9 deficiency worsens lung injury in a model of bronchopulmonary dysplasia
    Heikki Lukkarinen
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Gothenburg, Medicinaregatan 1G, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol 41:59-68. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Clostridium difficile ribotype 027-associated disease in children with norovirus infection
    Heikki Lukkarinen
    Department of Pediatrics, Turku University Hospital, Turku, Finland
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 28:847-8. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Role of CXC chemokine receptor-2 in a murine model of bronchopulmonary dysplasia
    Anna Hogmalm
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol 47:746-58. 2012

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Publications7

  1. ncbi request reprint Lung epithelial cells undergo apoptosis in neonatal respiratory distress syndrome
    Heikki P Lukkarinen
    Research Centre of Applied and Preventive Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Turku, Turku, Finland
    Pediatr Res 53:254-9. 2003
    ..These results suggest that significant epithelial apoptosis is present in the lungs of newborn infants with fatal RDS and that this apoptosis may be attenuated by steroid administration...
  2. ncbi request reprint Angiotensin II receptor blockade inhibits pneumocyte apoptosis in experimental meconium aspiration
    Heikki Lukkarinen
    Research Centre of Applied and Preventive Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Turku, FIN 20014 Turku, Finland
    Pediatr Res 55:326-33. 2004
    ..Apoptotic cell death is further connected with ANG II receptor action in the meconium-contaminated lung tissue...
  3. ncbi request reprint Angiotensin II receptor inhibition prevents pneumocyte apoptosis in surfactant-depleted rat lungs
    Heikki P Lukkarinen
    Research Center of Applied and Preventive Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Turku, Turku, Finland
    Pediatr Pulmonol 39:349-58. 2005
    ..The results suggest that increased epithelial apoptosis in surfactant-deficient lungs is mediated by ANG II receptor (specifically, subtype 1) action...
  4. ncbi request reprint Inhibition of COX-2 aggravates neutrophil migration and pneumocyte apoptosis in surfactant-depleted rat lungs
    Heikki Lukkarinen
    Research Centre of Applied and Preventive Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Turku, FIN 20520 Turku, Finland
    Pediatr Res 59:412-7. 2006
    ..These results suggest that specific inhibitors of COX-2 should be used cautiously in association with surfactant-deficient lung injuries...
  5. doi request reprint Matrix metalloproteinase-9 deficiency worsens lung injury in a model of bronchopulmonary dysplasia
    Heikki Lukkarinen
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Gothenburg, Medicinaregatan 1G, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol 41:59-68. 2009
    ..These results suggest that MMP-9 activity in the inflamed neonatal lung protects the lung against injury...
  6. doi request reprint Clostridium difficile ribotype 027-associated disease in children with norovirus infection
    Heikki Lukkarinen
    Department of Pediatrics, Turku University Hospital, Turku, Finland
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 28:847-8. 2009
    ..Viral gastroenteritis may contribute to epithelial homeostasis of the intestine and exacerbate the effects of toxins produced by C. difficile ribotype 027...
  7. doi request reprint Role of CXC chemokine receptor-2 in a murine model of bronchopulmonary dysplasia
    Anna Hogmalm
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol 47:746-58. 2012
    ..Depending on the developmental stage at the time of the inflammatory insult, inhibition of the CXCR2 pathway may exert opposite effects on alveolar septation in the neonatal lung...