This chapter provides an overview of the architecture, function, and cellular composition of the airways. In particular, the role of anatomical diversity of airways among mammalian species will be addressed along with methods to evaluate normal airway function and response to toxic injury from an anatomical perspective.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Title of host publication||Respiratory Toxicology|
|Number of pages||24|
|State||Published - Aug 12 2010|
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