Latest Coalition for Pulmonary Fibrosis Stories

2010-08-23 14:49:00

CPF Commits to ATS to Fund Four New 2-Year Grants Totaling $400,000 CULVER CITY, Calif., Aug.

2010-08-12 12:52:00

Deadly Lung Disease has no FDA Approved Therapies, Desperately Needs Treatment Options SAN JOSE, Calif., Aug.

2010-08-04 14:05:00

Landmark Bill Would Create National Patient Registry, Increase Public Awareness of Deadly Lung Disease; House bill has 136 co-sponsors WASHINGTON, Aug.

2010-07-29 12:38:00

Fleet of More than 30 Trucks Make Trips Daily Cross Country Potentially Reaching Millions, Jumbotron Ad on Busy CA Freeway Reaches More than 130,000 People Daily SAN JOSE, Calif., July 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Coalition for Pulmonary Fibrosis (CPF) announced today a nationwide advertising campaign to spread the word about Pulmonary Fibrosis (PF) is underway in an untraditional setting - on the nation's interstates.

2010-06-14 12:59:00

Show to Air Tuesday, June 15th SAN JOSE, Calif., June 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Coalition for Pulmonary Fibrosis (CPF) announced today one of the first major national media coverage opportunities for the CPF and Pulmonary Fibrosis (PF).

2010-05-04 18:01:00

Decision Marks Delay in Potential First Treatment for Deadly Disease SAN JOSE, Calif., May 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Coalition for Pulmonary Fibrosis (CPF), representing tens of thousands of patients, is responding to the news that the FDA chose to ask for further study of Pirfenidone, which will delay potential approval of the first drug in the treatment of Pulmonary Fibrosis (PF), a lethal lung disease that is irreversible, progressive and deadly in an average of three years.

2010-04-09 11:50:00

SAN JOSE, Calif., April 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Coalition for Pulmonary Fibrosis, The Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation and the Pulmonary Fibrosis Association of Texas today announced the launch of a special, grassroots campaign to build increased national awareness of Pulmonary Fibrosis (PF).

2010-03-19 12:00:00

SAN JOSE, Calif., March 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following joint statement was issued today by the Coalition for Pulmonary Fibrosis and the Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation: Though the news last week was good news for the 10,000 brave first responders to the 9/11 crisis, it by no means signals an end to the need for continued study of lung diseases attributed to the devastating World Trade Center (WTC) disaster - the settlement is really just the tip of the iceberg.

2010-03-10 14:49:00

PF Patients Plead with FDA Advisory Panel to Hear Their Voices, Understand Their Plight SILVER SPRING, Md., March 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Coalition for Pulmonary Fibrosis (CPF) and the Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation (PFF) are applauding the efforts of Pulmonary Fibrosis (PF) patients and family members for their work to convey to the FDA and an FDA Advisory Committee the sense of urgency and desperation regarding the disease and the lack of treatment options.

2010-02-11 12:55:00

Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis (IPF) Included on Newest Disease Listing of Compassionate Allowances SAN JOSE, Calif., Feb.

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