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Pulmonary Surfactant-Associated Protein B

"Pulmonary Surfactant-Associated Protein B" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

A pulmonary surfactant associated-protein that plays an essential role in alveolar stability by lowering the surface tension at the air-liquid interface. Inherited deficiency of pulmonary surfactant-associated protein B is one cause of RESPIRATORY DISTRESS SYNDROME, NEWBORN.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Pulmonary Surfactant-Associated Protein B" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Pulmonary Surfactant-Associated Protein B" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 14 publications over 7 distinct years, with a maximum of 3 publications in 2003 and 2008
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.