The P2X4 Receptor: A Potential Pharmaceutical Target for Cystic Fibrosis Patients

Time

Mon, Jun 15 9:30AM
M 18

Title

The P2X4 Receptor: A Potential Pharmaceutical Target for Cystic Fibrosis Patients

Abstract Summary

Primary human tracheal epithelial cells (HTEC) were grown with or without the inflammatory cytokine, IL - 13. Time course experiments examined the expression of secretory markers and P2X4 by RT-PCR, western blot, and immunofluorescence, and looked at functional secretion by ELISA.

Poster Presenter

Kristin Elizabeth Thompson
PhD,
Student,
INSERM - UMR S 938
France