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    • Biomarkers to help guide management of patients with pulmonary nodules. 

      Campa, Michael Joseph; Eisenberg, M; Gottlin, EB; Grant, RP; Herndon, James Emmett II; Kafader, D; Patz, EF; ... (8 authors) (Am J Respir Crit Care Med, 2013-08-15)
      RATIONALE: Indeterminate pulmonary nodules are a common radiographic finding and require further evaluation because of the concern for lung cancer. OBJECTIVES: We developed an algorithm to assign patients to a low- or high-risk ...
    • Deficiency of α-1-antitrypsin influences systemic iron homeostasis. 

      Fischer, Bernard Martin; Ghio, Andrew J; Richards, JH; Schmechel, DE; Soukup, JM; Voynow, JA (Int J Chron Obstruct Pulmon Dis, 2013)
      There is evidence that proteases and antiproteases participate in the iron homeostasis of cells and living systems. We tested the postulate that α-1 antitrypsin (A1AT) polymorphism and the consequent deficiency ...