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Disorders in mononuclear phagocytes and reduced glutathione and their correction in Chernobyl children with recurrent respiratory infections and chronic inflammatory focal lesions

  • Viktor Chernyshov
  • Lyudmila Omelchenko
  • Gernot Treusch
  • Maxim Vodyanik
  • Tatyana Pochinok
  • Marina Gumenyuk
  • Gennady Zelinsky
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Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 495)

Abstract

Increase of respiratory tract diseases and chronic inflammatory foci in children residing at the radionuclides contaminated territories as a result of the Chernobyl nuclear accident were found by epidemiologic studies [1].

Keywords

Intracellular Level Oxidative Burst Mean Fluorescence Intensity Recurrent Respiratory Infection Respiratory Tract Disease 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Viktor Chernyshov
    • 1
  • Lyudmila Omelchenko
    • 2
  • Gernot Treusch
    • 3
  • Maxim Vodyanik
    • 1
  • Tatyana Pochinok
    • 2
  • Marina Gumenyuk
    • 1
  • Gennady Zelinsky
    • 1
  1. 1.Laboratory of ImmunologyUkraine
  2. 2.Pediatric DepartmentInstitute of Pediatrics, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Academy of Medical SciencesKievUkraine
  3. 3.Medical Information and Research CenterEmpuriabravaSpain

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