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Journal of Allergy
Volume 2012, Article ID 494085, 10 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/494085
Research Article

Enhancement of Methacholine-Evoked Tracheal Contraction Induced by Bacterial Lipopolysaccharides Depends on Epithelium and Tumor Necrosis Factor

1Laboratory Molecular Immunology and Embryology, University of Orleans and CNRS, Orleans, France
2Department of Immunology, Institute of Biomedical Sciences, University of Sao Paulo, Avenue Prof. Lineu Prestes, 1730, 05508-000 São Paulo, SP, Brazil
3Cardiothoracic Pharmacology, Cardiothoracic and Stem Cell Pharmacology, National Heart and Lung Institute, Imperial College of London, London SW7 2AZ, UK
4Institute for Clinical and Biomedical Research Thurgau, Lauchefeld 31, CH-9548 Matzingen, Switzerland
5Institute of Infectious Disease and Molecular Medicine (IIDMM), University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa

Received 5 October 2011; Revised 28 November 2011; Accepted 30 November 2011

Academic Editor: S. L. Johnston

Copyright © 2012 T. Secher 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.

How to Cite this Article

T. Secher, F. Rodrigues Coelho, N. Noulin, et al., “Enhancement of Methacholine-Evoked Tracheal Contraction Induced by Bacterial Lipopolysaccharides Depends on Epithelium and Tumor Necrosis Factor,” Journal of Allergy, vol. 2012, Article ID 494085, 10 pages, 2012. https://doi.org/10.1155/2012/494085.