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GABAergic system as a target for treatment in asthma
  1. M A Glasser
  1. SHO, West Middlesex University Hospital, London; martinglasser{at}

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▴ Xiang Y, Wang S, Hirota JA, et al. A GABAergic system in airway epithelium is essential for mucus overproduction in asthma. Nat Med 2007;13:862–7.

Overproduction of mucus is an important cause of death in asthma. This study investigated the role of γ-aminobutyric acid (GABA) synthetic enzyme, glutamic acid decarboxylase (GAD) and the subtype A …

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