• Bronchoalveolar lavage fluid IFN- γ + Th17 cells and regulatory T cells in pulmonary sarcoidosis 

      Tøndell, Anders; Moen, Torolf; Børset, Magne; Salvesen, Øyvind; Rø, Anne Dorthea; Sue-Chu, Malcolm (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2014)
      In sarcoidosis, increased Th17 cell fractions have been reported in bronchoalveolar lavage fluid, and elevated numbers of Th17 cells producing IFN-𝛾 have been observed in peripheral blood. The balance between Th1, Th17, ...
    • Rhinosinusitis without Nasal Polyps in COPD 

      Øie, Marte Rystad; Dahlslett, Sarah Bettina; Sue-Chu, Malcolm; Helvik, Anne-Sofie; Steinsvåg, Sverre Karmhus; Thorstensen, Wenche Moe (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
      The validity of the united airway disease concept for rhinosinusitis (RS) and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) has been questioned because of methodological limitations in previous studies. In this study we ...
    • The nasal airway in asthmatics-from a structural, functional and subjective perspective 

      Thorstensen, Wenche Moe (Doctoral Theses at NTNU, 1503-8181; 2014:290, Doctoral thesis, 2014)
      Prevalensen av astma er økende både på verdensbasis og i Norge, og det er anslått at over 8 % av den voksne norske befolkningen lider av denne sykdommen (1). Resultater fra den store Miljø- og barneastmastudien i Oslo, ...