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

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