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Are Th1 or Th2 cells responsible for protective immunity?
Is anti-allergy therapy effective in asthma?
True or false? Increased levels of cAMP result in bronchodilation.
What does NANC stand for?
Which endogenous substances increase vascular permeability?
Which 2 cytokines facilitate eosinphil accumulation in tissues?
Ipatropium is a what?
Name 2 groups of smooth muscle growth regulators.
What activates myosin light chain causing constriction?
What does PEFR stand for?
Does substance P cause bronchodilation or bronchoconstriction?
Theophylline is a what?
How to reactive oxygen species contribute to asthma?
Protein Kinase A (PKA) results in the opening of which ion channel?
True or false? Hyperresponsiveness can occur due to an decrease in excitatory nerve activity.
Give an example of a leukotriene antagonist.
Autonomic stimulation of excitatory receptors leads to an intracellular increase of which ion?
Do M2 receptors cause bronchodilation or bronchoconstriction?
Which cell of the immune system is commonly measured to determine the impact of an asthma medication?
Increased epithelial permeability results in what?

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