Latest Cystic Fibrosis Trust Stories

2010-03-25 12:02:00

BETHESDA, March 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation announced today that its Facebook page has surpassed 60,000 fans--double the number of people in the United States who have cystic fibrosis, a rare and fatal genetic disease. This rapid growth may reflect the need for people with CF to come together and exchange information in a setting that does not put their health at risk.

2010-02-22 20:48:00

CF Foundation's $1 Million Investment Helped Drug Known as Cayston(R) Become a Reality BETHESDA, Md., Feb. 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S.

2010-02-05 08:56:00

BETHESDA, Md., Feb. 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As part of a steadfast commitment to finding a cure for cystic fibrosis, BJ's Restaurants, Inc. donated $521,000 to the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation in 2009 for research, care and education programs.

2009-12-18 13:55:39

Investigators report new findings about its special relationship with pH levels inside cells.

2009-11-24 08:39:00

Warner Home Video and CVS/pharmacy to Donate Proceeds from Holiday DVD Sales BETHESDA, Md., Nov.

2009-10-08 09:30:00

Historic Time in Treatment of Cystic Fibrosis as Promising Drugs Reach Phase 3 Trials BETHESDA, Md., Oct. 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Francis S.

2009-09-28 10:54:00

Legislation Would Remove Financial Penalties for Participating in Research Studies BETHESDA, Md., Sept.

2009-09-25 08:20:00

Wedge Teams Up with 17-Year-Old Patient to "Pitch" Donations at Sept. 28 Game BETHESDA, Md., Sept. 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Eric Wedge, manager of the Cleveland Indians, is joining the fight against cystic fibrosis (CF), a fatal genetic disease.

2009-09-22 05:00:00

Departing Chicago via Vespa Scooter, Schaller to Ride Through Seven Western States to Raise Awareness About CF BETHESDA, Md., Sept.

2009-09-16 16:17:00

Bill would remove financial penalties for participating in research studies BETHESDA, Md., Sept.

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