Cytokine Production after Acute Exposure of Precision Cut Lung Slices to NO2 and O3

September 16, 2009

September 13-16, 2009

K. Sewald, S. Switalla, D. Ritter, N. Krug, J. Knebel, A. Braun

Fraunhofer Institute for Toxicology and Environmental Medicine, Hannover, Germany


Precise cut lung slices were washed and exposed to synthetic air, O3 and NO2 in an air-liquid interface. Viability was controlled by Wst-1 and LIVE/DEAD® staining. Cytokines were quantified by ELISA or Luminex technology.

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