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May is Cystic Fibrosis Awareness Month TORONTO, April 29, 2014 /CNW/ - Cystic Fibrosis Canada and new National Ambassador Ben Mulroney, from CTV's ETALK, invite all
On April 26, 2014, Team FiltersFast.com, led by company President Ray Scardigno, participated in the Cystic Fibrosis Xtreme Hike for a Cure.
Computer model of pathogens paves way for new treatments. Charlottesville, VA (PRWEB) April 22, 2014 The two species of bacteria are genetically similar
Jon Stewart to Perform at Benefit Show at Jazz at Lincoln Center NEW YORK, April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Grammy award-winning comedian Lewis Black will host a one-night-only
Potential to Provide Needed Breathing Support for Patients with Neuromuscular Diseases and Non-Oxygen Dependent Respiratory Diseases IRVINE, Calif., April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --
Jump for Cystic Fibrosis June 14-15th and Help Claire’s Place Foundation Win $1,000,000 for Children Living with Cystic Fibrosis Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) April
- Scholarship recognizes 40 exceptional students with cystic fibrosis (CF) who serve as role models for the community through academic excellence, creativity and community service
FiltersFast.com is giving its customers an opportunity to donate $1 at checkout to the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation.
SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., April 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- KaloBios Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
The code for every gene includes a message at the end of it that signals the translation machinery to stop.
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...