Carmen M Swaisgood
Affiliation: Cleveland Clinic Foundation
- Plasminogen is an important regulator in the pathogenesis of a murine model of asthmaCarmen M Swaisgood
Cleveland Clinic, Department of Molecular Cardiology, NB50, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
Am J Respir Crit Care Med 176:333-42. 2007..Asthma is a syndrome whose common pathogenic expression is inflammation of the airways. Plasminogen plays an important role in cell migration and is also implicated in tissue remodeling, but its role in asthma has not been defined...
- Development of a sarcoidosis murine lung granuloma model using Mycobacterium superoxide dismutase A peptideCarmen M Swaisgood
Department of Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Medicine, Respiratory Institute, Cleveland Clinic, OH 44195, USA
Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol 44:166-74. 2011....
- Elevated gelatinase activity in pulmonary alveolar proteinosis: role of macrophage-colony stimulating factorTracey L Bonfield
Department of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH 44195 5038, USA
J Leukoc Biol 79:133-9. 2006..These data suggest that in the absence of GM-CSF, excess M-CSF in PAP may redirect alveolar macrophage activation, thus potentially contributing to elevated MMP expression in the lung...
- Plasminogen and Metalloproteinases in Granuloma/FibrosisCarmen Swaisgood; Fiscal Year: 2007..abstract_text> ..