- Altered microRNA profiles in bronchoalveolar lavage fluid exosomes in asthmatic patientsBettina Levänen
Respiratory Medicine Unit, Department of Medicine, and Center for Molecular Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
J Allergy Clin Immunol 131:894-903. 2013..In this study we characterized the microRNA (miRNA) content of exosomes in healthy control subjects and patients with mild intermittent asthma both at unprovoked baseline and in response to environmental challenge...
- Increased pulmonary Wnt (wingless/integrated)-signaling in patients with sarcoidosisBettina Levänen
Department of Medicine Solna, Respiratory Medicine Unit, Karolinska Institutet and Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
Respir Med 105:282-91. 2011..We hypothesised that Wnts secreted from T cells or other inflammatory cells have a role in the pathogenesis of sarcoidosis...
- Asthmatics exhibit altered oxylipin profiles compared to healthy individuals after subway air exposureSusanna L Lundström
Department of Medical Biochemistry and Biophysics, Division of Physiological Chemistry II, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
PLoS ONE 6:e23864. 2011..Air pollutants such as particulate matter (PM) and oxidants are important factors in causing exacerbations in asthmatics, and the source and composition of pollutants greatly affects pathological implications...