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Researcher: McAlinden, KD (Mr Kielan McAlinden)

Fields of Research

Respiratory diseases
Cardiology (incl. cardiovascular diseases)
Genetic immunology

Research Objectives

Clinical health
Diagnosis of human diseases and conditions

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

COVID-19 and vaping: risk for increased susceptibility to SARS-CoV-2 infection?; The European Respiratory Journal
Current understanding of corticosteroid therapy in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD): an overview; International Journal of Medical and Biological Frontiers
Dysregulation of endocytic machinery and ACE2 in small airways of smokers and COPD patients can augment their susceptibility to SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) infections; American Journal of Physiology
Endothelial to mesenchymal transition (EndMT) and vascular remodeling in pulmonary hypertension and idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis; Expert Review of Respiratory Medicine
microRNAs are key regulators in chronic lung disease: exploring the vital link between disease progression and lung cancer
Profiling cellular and inflammatory changes in the airway wall of mild to moderate COPD; Respirology
Role of corticosteroids in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD); Corticosteroids and Steroid Therapy: New Research
Smoking upregulates angiotensin-converting enzyme-2 receptor: A potential adhesion site for Novel Coronavirus SARS-CoV-2; Journal of Clinical Medicine
The ER Stress/UPR axis in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis; Life
The ill effects of IQOS on airway cells: Letís not get burned all over again; American Journal of Respiratory Cell and Molecular Biology
The rise of electronic nicotine delivery systems and the emergence of electronic-cigarette-driven disease; American Journal of Physiology: Lung Cellular and Molecular Physiology

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision