The Epithelium in Severe Asthma – Understanding the Science
A look at the essential role of the epithelium in health and disease
The airway epithelium is a common source of inflammation and a central factor in asthma pathology [1,2]. It is the first point of contact for viruses, allergens, pollutants, bacteria, physical injury and other external stimuli [1,2,3].
In this video, respiratory expert Professor Ian Pavord discusses the essential role that the epithelium plays in severe asthma.
Expand your understanding of the fundamental role of the epithelium in asthma.