Surfactant protein A and D in the reproductive tract of stallion

Kankavi O., Ata A., Ciftcioglu M. A.

THERIOGENOLOGY, vol.66, no.5, pp.1057-1064, 2006 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 66 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2006
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.theriogenology.2006.02.047
  • Title of Journal : THERIOGENOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.1057-1064


The presence of surface-active material in the lung alveolus has been known for several decades as being essential for normal lung function. The host defense and controlling inflammatory processes of the lung are the major functions of SP-A and SP-D.