- Amplification of steroid-mediated SP-B expression by physiological levels of caffeineMarkus Fehrholz
Univ Children s Hospital, Univ of Wuerzburg, Josef Schneider Str 2, D 97080 Wuerzburg, Germany
Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol 306:L101-9. 2014..Our findings indicate that caffeine is able to amplify main effects of glucocorticoids that result from changes in surfactant production, maturation, and release. ..
- Synergistic effect of caffeine and glucocorticoids on expression of surfactant protein B (SP-B) mRNAMarkus Fehrholz
Children s Hospital, University of Wuerzburg, Wuerzburg, Germany
PLoS ONE 7:e51575. 2012..Co-administration of caffeine and corticosteroids may therefore be of benefit in surfactant homeostasis...