Association of innate defense proteins BPIFA1 and BPIFB1 with disease severity in COPD

De Smet, E.G., Seys, L.J., Verhamme, F.M. et al. (4 more authors) (2018) Association of innate defense proteins BPIFA1 and BPIFB1 with disease severity in COPD. International Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, 13. pp. 11-27. ISSN 1176-9106



  • De Smet, E.G.
  • Seys, L.J.
  • Verhamme, F.M.
  • Vanaudenaerde, B.M.
  • Brusselle, G.G.
  • Bingle, C.D.
  • Bracke, K.R.
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Keywords: BPIFA1; BPIFB1; COPD
  • Accepted: 9 October 2017
  • Published: 19 December 2018
Institution: The University of Sheffield
Academic Units: The University of Sheffield > Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health (Sheffield) > Department of Infection, Immunity and Cardiovascular Disease
The University of Sheffield > Sheffield Teaching Hospitals
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Depositing User: Symplectic Sheffield
Date Deposited: 09 Jan 2018 12:14
Last Modified: 07 Nov 2018 11:30
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Status: Published online
Publisher: Dove Medical Press
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