Genomes and Genes
Michele Y F Kong
Affiliation: University of Alabama at Birmingham
- Matrix metalloproteinase activity in pediatric acute lung injuryMichele Y F Kong
Department of Pediatrics, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35233, USA
Int J Med Sci 6:9-17. 2009..These results identify a specific repertoire of MMP isoforms in the lung secretions of pediatric ALI patients, and demonstrate inverse changes in MMPs -8 and -9 with protracted disease...
- Is hyperglycemia really harmful? A critical appraisal of "Persistent hyperglycemia in critically ill children" by Faustino and Apkon (J Pediatr 2005; 146:30-34)Michele Y F Kong
Pediatric Critical Care, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
Pediatr Crit Care Med 8:482-5. 2007..To review the findings and to discuss the implications of hyperglycemia in critically ill children...
- Early elevation of matrix metalloproteinase-8 and -9 in pediatric ARDS is associated with an increased risk of prolonged mechanical ventilationMichele Y F Kong
Department of Pediatrics, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, United States of America
PLoS ONE 6:e22596. 2011....