Welcome to the Ask Lab


Research themes:

  • Characterize Endoplasmic Reticulum (ER) stress, Unfolded Protein Response (UPR) and up-regulation of molecular chaperones in patients with Chronic Lung Disease
  • Investigate the role of ER stress and UPR in:
    • Cigarette Smoke-Induced Lung Disease
    • Pulmonary Fibrosis
  • Investigate the link between ER stress and chronic inflammation


Kjetil Ask