Understanding the cellular mechanism for inhaled hyperosmotic saline therapy for patients with cystic fibrosis. Focus on "Effect of apical hyperosmotic sodium challenge and amiloride on sodium transport in human bronchial epithelial cells from cystic fibrosis donors"

Am J Physiol Cell Physiol. 2013 Dec 1;305(11):C1096-7. doi: 10.1152/ajpcell.00250.2013. Epub 2013 Aug 28.
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Publication types

  • Editorial

MeSH terms

  • Administration, Inhalation
  • Amiloride / administration & dosage*
  • Bronchi / cytology
  • Bronchi / drug effects
  • Bronchi / metabolism*
  • Cystic Fibrosis / drug therapy
  • Cystic Fibrosis / metabolism*
  • Cystic Fibrosis / pathology
  • Humans
  • Ion Transport / drug effects
  • Ion Transport / physiology
  • Respiratory Mucosa / drug effects
  • Respiratory Mucosa / metabolism*
  • Saline Solution, Hypertonic / administration & dosage*
  • Sodium / metabolism*
  • Treatment Outcome

Substances

  • Saline Solution, Hypertonic
  • Amiloride
  • Sodium