SESSION TITLE: COPD: Etiology
SESSION TYPE: Original Investigation Poster
PRESENTED ON: Saturday, April 16, 2016 at 11:45 AM - 12:45 PM
PURPOSE: We aimed to determine whether caveolin-1 modulates MUC5AC hypersecretion induced by cigarette smoke.
METHODS: We employed gain- and loss-function approaches to assess the effects of caveolin-1 on the MUC5AC secretion stimulated by CSE and the underlying mechanism.