Table 1 LOX/L family protein expression in human lung tissue.

From: Comparative analysis of lysyl oxidase (like) family members in pulmonary fibrosis

  Healthy lung IPF lung
LOX ++++ Cilia of bronchial epithelium ++++ Bronchial epithelium
+ Connective tissue +++ Fibrotic foci
+++ Hyperplastic alveolar epithelial cells
LOXL1   + to ++ Bronchial epithelium
+ to ++ Fibrotic foci
+ Hyperplastic alveolar epithelial cells
+ Large vessel walls
LOXL2 +++ Bronchial epithelium ++++ Bronchial epithelium
++ Alveolar epithelium +++ Fibrotic foci
++ Pneumocytes/Macrophages ++++ Hyperplastic alveolar epithelial cells
LOXL3 ++++ Cilia of bronchial epithelium ++++ Cilia of bronchial epithelium
LOXL4 +++ Bronchial epithelium +++ Bronchial epithelium
+++ Alveolar epithelium +++ Alveolar epithelium
+++ Pneumocytes/Macrophages +++ Pneumocytes/Macrophages
+++ Vascular endothelium +++ Vascular endothelium
+ to ++ Fibrotic foci