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  1. Bull. ARN, 2006, p. 56-73., ISSN.1146-6200.

    Association of lung function decline with the microsatellite polymorphism in the heme oxygenase-1 gene promoter, in a general population sample. Results from the European Community Respiratory Health Survey (ECRHS), France

    GUENEGOU A.; LEYNAERT B.; NEUKIRCH F.
    INSERM U700 Epidemiologie, Fac. de Médecine Xavier Bichat, Paris, France
    Heme oxygenase (HO-1) acts against oxidants which are thought to play a major role in the pathogenesis of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), characterised by impaired lung function. A (GT)n repeat polymorphism in the HO-1 gene promoter can...
  2. Bull. ARN, 2004, p. 23-41., ISSN.1146-6200.

    Role of the interaction between diesel particulate matter and cigarette smoke in the pathophysiology of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)

    LANONE S.; AMATA N.; BACHOUAL R.; AUBIER M.; BOCZKOWSKI J.
    INSERM U408, Faculté Xavier Bichat, Paris, France
    Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a disease state characterized by airflow limitation that is not fully reversible, leading to respiratory insufficiency. Flow limitation is secondary to the remodeling of the pulmonary parenchyma (called...
  3. Bull. Spec. CORESTA Congress, Lisbon, 2000, p. 107, APOST6 (adjourned)

    Estimation of the state of nitrogen nourishment of tobacco using the N-tester

    KOWALCZYK-JUSKO A.; KOSCIK B.
    University of Agriculture, Lublin - Institute of Agricultural Sciences, Zamosc, Poland.
    The purpose of this work, based on a three years of field experiment, was to inspect whether it is possible to use a chlorophyll meter in fixing the nitrogen doses used in growing flue-cured tobacco. The relationship between the capacity of nitrogen...
  4. Bull. Spec. CORESTA Congress, Brighton, 1998, p. 112, APOST13

    Influence of aqua terra hydrogel on growth, development and yield of light cigarette tobacco

    KOSCIK B.; KOWALCZYK-JUSKO A.
    University of Agriculture, Lublin - Institute of Agricultural Sciences, Zamosc, Poland.
    The aim of introductory field and pot experiments which were carried out in Zamosc in the years of 1995-1997 was to study the influence of Aqua Terra hydrogel on the growth, development and yield of light cigarette tobacco. Hydrogels are substances...