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Critical Care Research and Practice
Volume 2010, Article ID 394578, 8 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2010/394578
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Cultured Human Airway Epithelial Cells (Calu-3): A Model of Human Respiratory Function, Structure, and Inflammatory Responses

1Nemours Biomedical Research, Nemours Research Lung Center, Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children, 1600 Rockland Road, Wilmington, DE 19803, USA
2Department of Pediatrics, Jefferson Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University, 1025 Walnut Street, Suite 700, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
3Department of Pediatrics, Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children, 1600 Rockland Road, Wilmington, DE 19803, USA
4Departments of Physiology and Pediatrics, School of Medicine, Temple University, 3420 North Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA 19140, USA

Received 31 January 2010; Revised 16 April 2010; Accepted 3 May 2010

Academic Editor: Hector R. Wong

Copyright © 2010 Yan Zhu et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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