Latest Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Stories

2011-05-20 14:50:00

HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif., May 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- She shot to Internet fame almost overnight as "That Girl in Pink" from the Rebecca Black "Friday" video, but this 14-year-old from Anaheim Hills is not resting there.

2011-05-18 10:55:00

Tens of Thousands to Participate During National Cystic Fibrosis Awareness Month BETHESDA, Md., May 18, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation announced today that more than 200 cities will host Great Strides walks May 21-22, 2011.

2011-05-11 05:45:00

Users of social networking sites such as Facebook have twice the number of friends online as they do in real life.

2011-03-19 11:12:00

BETHESDA, Md., March 19, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Sen. Ron Wyden (D-OR) and Reps.

2011-03-14 09:31:00

ROCKAWAY, N.J., March 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- America's largest specialty party retailer, Party City, announces its support of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation with a nationwide, in-store campaign from March 4 - April 2.

2011-03-12 00:00:29

Agile Sciences’ pharmaceutical compounds to be assessed for efficacy against bacterial isolates from cystic fibrosis patients. Raleigh, NC (PRWEB) March 11, 2011 Agile Sciences has been awarded a $75,000 grant from the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation which will facilitate testing of the company’s lead pharmaceutical compounds toward bacterial isolates from cystic fibrosis patients.

2011-02-25 07:05:00

BOWIE, Md., Feb. 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Harvey Weiner, who recently joined The MIL Corporation (MIL), a midsized government contractor, has lead an impressive career in consulting, systems integration, and program management services to the Federal government.

2011-02-23 07:01:00

Patients on drug had significant weight gain, reduced sweat chloride and were less likely to experience a pulmonary exacerbation BETHESDA, Md., Feb.

2010-12-21 07:00:00

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, N.J., Dec. 21, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- PTC Therapeutics, Inc.

2010-11-18 14:01:24

An investigational drug targeting a defective protein that causes cystic fibrosis has been shown to improve lung function in a small study of CF patients.

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