Rigid substrate induces esophageal smooth muscle hypertrophy and eosinophilic esophagitis fibrotic gene expression

J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2016 Apr;137(4):1270-1272.e1. doi: 10.1016/j.jaci.2015.09.020. Epub 2015 Nov 2.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Letter
  • Research Support, N.I.H., Extramural
  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
  • Research Support, U.S. Gov't, Non-P.H.S.

MeSH terms

  • Calcium-Binding Proteins / genetics*
  • Eosinophilic Esophagitis / genetics
  • Eosinophilic Esophagitis / pathology*
  • Esophagus / pathology*
  • Fibrosis
  • Gene Expression
  • Genetic Markers
  • Humans
  • Hypertrophy
  • Muscle, Smooth / pathology*
  • Up-Regulation

Substances

  • Calcium-Binding Proteins
  • Genetic Markers
  • phospholamban