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Researcher: Chen, L (Dr Ling Chen)

Fields of Research

Respiratory diseases
Ecosystem function
Pollution and contamination

Research Objectives

Clinical health
Public health (excl. specific population health)

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Cigarette Smoke Extract And Tgf-β1 Induce Distinctive Expression Of Extracellular Matrix And Adhesion Molecule Genes In COPD And Non-COPD Airway Smooth Muscle Cells; American Thoracic Society 2013 International Conference
Cigarette smoke extract and TGF-β1 induce distinctive expression of extracellular matrix protein genes in human airway smooth muscle cells; European Respiratory Society Annual Congress 2013
Cigarette smoke induces a distinct fibrotic signature in bronchial epithelial cells in comparison to TGFß; American Thoracic Society 2012 International Conference
Difference Between Matrix And Soluble Fibulin-1 In Airway Smooth Muscle Cells; American Thoracic Society 2013 International Conference
Differences between deposited and soluble fibulin-1 in airway smooth muscle cells; The Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand Annual Scientific Meeting 2013
Differential regulation of extracellular matrix and soluble fibulin-1 Levels by TGF-b1 in airway smooth muscle cells; PLoS One
Effect of In Utero Exposure to Ceiling Particles on Post-Natal Lung Function and Immune Cell Populations; Respirology
Effect Of In Utero Exposure To Ceiling Particles On Post-Natal Lung Function And Immune Cell Populations; C105. Disorders of respiratory physiology and sleep in children
Effect Of In Utero Exposure To Ceiling Particles on the Early Post-Natal Immune Cell Populations; Respirology
Effects of cigarette smoke extract on human airway smooth muscle cells in COPD; The European Respiratory Journal
Fibulin1C peptide induces cell attachment and extracellular matrix deposition in lung fibroblasts; Scientific Reports
House dust mite induced lung inflammation does not alter circulating vitamin D levels; PLoS One
Identification Of The Active Region Of Fibulin1 In Remodelling And Inflammation In Lung Fibroblasts; American Thoracic Society 2013 International Conference
Identification of vitamin D sensitive pathways during lung development; Respiratory Research
In utero vitamin D deficiency alters the expression of MMPs in foetal lung; Thoracic Society of Australia & New Zealand and the Australian & New Zealand Society of Respiratory Science 2015 Annual Scientific Meetings
Lung development; Photochemical & Photobiological Sciences
Maternal exposure to particulate matter alters early post-natal lung function and immune cell development; Environmental Research
Pathological changes in the COPD lung mesenchyme - Novel lessons learned from in vitro and in vivo studies; Pulmonary Pharmacology and Therapeutics
The independent effects of vitamin D deficiency and house dust mite exposure on lung function are sex-specific; Scientific Reports
The pro-inflammatory effects of particulate matter on epithelial cells are associated with elemental composition; Chemosphere
The respiratory health effects of geogenic (earth derived) PM10
The Role Of Fibulin-1C Peptides In Attachment, Proliferation And ECM Deposition In Lung Fibroblasts From Chronic Lung Diseases; American Thoracic Society 2014 International Conference
Vitamin D both facilitates and attenuates the cellular response to lipopolysaccharide; Scientific Reports

Research Projects

Annual Scientific Meeting of the Thoracic Society of Australia & New Zealand, Australia 27 March to 1 April 2015; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
Effects of vitamin D on inflammatory responses in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease; University of Tasmania (UTAS)

Research Candidate Supervision