W C Tsai
Affiliation: University of Michigan
- CXC chemokine receptor CXCR2 is essential for protective innate host response in murine Pseudomonas aeruginosa pneumoniaW C Tsai
Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, The University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0360, USA
Infect Immun 68:4289-96. 2000..This study indicates that ELR(+) CXC chemokines are critical mediators of neutrophil-mediated host defense in Pseudomonas pneumonia...
- Chemokine-dependent neutrophil recruitment in a murine model of Legionella pneumonia: potential role of neutrophils as immunoregulatory cellsK Tateda
Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0360, USA
Infect Immun 69:2017-24. 2001..pneumophila pneumonia. We speculate that a decrease in the levels of the protective cytokine IL-12 may explain, at least in part, the high mortality in the setting of reduced neutrophil recruitment...
- Selective inhibition of COX-2 improves early survival in murine endotoxemia but not in bacterial peritonitisR C Reddy
Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, The University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109-0360, USA
Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol 281:L537-43. 2001..These results demonstrate that selective COX-2 inhibition confers early but not long-term benefits without affecting the expression of proinflammatory cytokines or the development of lung inflammation...