Latest Cystic fibrosis Stories
Patients with damaged organs could be helped by new treatments after scientists have discovered how tissues scar.
The third annual Dawg Run, hosted by local restaurant J Dawgs, is sponsored in part by Fibernet Corp. Orem, UT (PRWEB) October 23, 2013 On Saturday,
LizArt Gallery, a website featuring photographs and gifts from artist Elizabeth Sohnle, is pleased to announce a new campaign aimed to raise awareness and funds for cystic fibrosis.
There are good bacteria and there are bad bacteria -- and sometimes both coexist within the same species.
Announcement comes on the first day of the North American Cystic Fibrosis Conference, where the latest data on N8's patented biopharmaceutical will be presented. Columbus,
Cystic fibrosis, also called mucoviscidosis, is an autosomal recessive genetic disorder of the viscous secretions in the body. In turn, it effects the lungs, pancreas, liver, and intestines, as well as all other exocrine glands in the body. The most common genetic mutation that causes CF is a deletion of three nucleotides that results in a loss of phenylalanine, an amino acid at the 508th position on the protein. It should be noted, however, that there are over a thousand other mutations that...
- A transitional zone between two communities containing the characteristic species of each.