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Braun A, Steinecker M, Schumacher S, Griese M. Surfactant function in children with chronic airway inflammation. J Appl Physiol. 2004 Dec;97(6):2160-5. Epub 2004 Aug 13.

Schmiedl A, Krug N, Hohlfeld JM. Influence of plasma and inflammatory proteins on the ultrastructure of exogenous surfactant. J Electron Microsc ( Tokyo ). 2004;53(4):407-16.

Dani C, Martelli E, Tronchin M, Buonocore G, Longini M, Di Filippo A, Giossi M, Rubaltelli FF. Bilirubin influence on oxidative lung damage and surfactant surface tension properties. Pediatr Pulmonol. 2004 Sep;38(3):179-85.

Hohlfeld JM, Schmiedl A, Erpenbeck VJ, Venge P, Krug N. Eosinophil cationic protein alters pulmonary surfactant structure and function in asthma. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2004 Mar;113(3):496-502.

Haller T, Dietl P, Stockner H, Frick M, Mair N, Tinhofer I, Ritsch A, Enhorning G, Putz G. Tracing surfactant transformation from cellular release to insertion into an air-liquid interface. Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol. 2004 May;286(5):L1009-15. Epub 2004 Jan 02.

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Wright SM, Hockey PM, Enhorning G, Strong P, Reid KB, Holgate ST, Djukanovic R, Postle AD. Altered airway surfactant phospholipid composition and reduced lung function in asthma. J Appl Physiol. 2000 Oct;89(4):1283-92.

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