Latest Cystic fibrosis Stories
Klyn Elsbury, Associate Director for StratAcuity, is honored to accept her nomination as one of "San Diego’s Finest" by the San Diego Chapter of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation.
Researchers from the University of Southampton, in collaboration with researchers at the University of Quebec at Montreal, have developed a new microsystem for more efficient testing of pharmaceutical drugs to treat diseases such as cystic fibrosis, MG (myasthenia gravis) and epilepsy.
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.
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...
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