TITLE

Effect of an inhaled glucocorticosteroid on mast cell and smooth muscle β2 adrenergic tolerance in mild asthma

AUTHOR(S)
Yates, Deborah H.; Worsdell, Miin; Barnes, Peter J.
PUB. DATE
February 1998
SOURCE
Thorax;Feb1998, Vol. 53 Issue 2, p110
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
67205597

 

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