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  • 1.   Increased elastase release by CF neutrophils is mediated by tumor necrosis factor-alpha and interleukin-8

    The aim of this study was to examine whether neutrophils from individuals with cystic fibrosis release more neutrophil elastase than neutrophils from normal subjects

    Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol, Vol: 278 Page: L33-41 January 2000
    C. Taggart; R. J. Coakley; P. Greally; G. Canny; S. J. O'Neill; N. G. McElvaney

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  • 2.   Loss of microbicidal activity and increased formation of biofilm due to decreased lactoferrin activity in patients with cystic fibrosis

    The aim of this study was to examine the association between microbicidal activity and increased formation of biofilm and lactoferrin activity in patients with cystic fibrosis

    J Infect Dis, Vol: 190 Page: 1245-53 October 2004
    M. P. Rogan; C. C. Taggart; C. M. Greene; P. G. Murphy; S. J. O'Neill; N. G. McElvaney

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