mega-trachea

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mega-trachea

Basic science
Megatrachea. A Drosophila transmembrane protein that is homologous to vertebrate claudins and acts in septate junctions, the corresponding structures in invertebrates.

Respiratory medicine
(1) Tracheobronchiomegaly (see there); also known as Mounier-Kuhn syndrome.
(2) Tracheomegaly, see there.