|Teen With Cystic Fibrosis Will Have You Laughing In A Heartbeat|
The 17-year-old has cystic fibrosis and a sharp sense of humor. Watch her work the latter in her video (above) on the perks of going to the hospital. We promise, Claire, we'll never underestimate the value of 24/7 room service again. Incidentally, her ...
Huffington Post - Thu, 09 Oct 2014 08:38
|Proteostasis Creates Cystic Fibrosis Clinical Advisory Board of Experts|
Specialty drug discovery company Proteostasis Therapeutics, Inc. has officially welcomed 6 new members to its clinical advisory board, who will have a direct impact on the company's efforts in developing therapies for cystic fibrosis. The company is ...
Cystic Fibrosis News Today - Tue, 21 Oct 2014 05:11
|Aerial exercise helps nurse with cystic fibrosis beat the odds|
OGDEN — It's been 19 years since doctors predicted Kara Crystal Fierro would no longer be here, but the 29 year-old registered nurse has more than beaten the odds. Kara was diagnosed with cystic fibrosis when she was six months old. At the time of her ...
Standard-Examiner - Mon, 20 Oct 2014 11:45
|Exploring New Treatment Options for Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis|
Results from a phase 2 trial, published recently in The New England Journal of Medicine, suggest that treatment with 150 mg of nintedanib slowed lung-function decline and decreased acute exacerbations in patients with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF ...
HCPLive - Wed, 29 Oct 2014 05:35
|Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis Lecture at CHEST 2014 Lays Out New Biomarkers ...|
Pulmonary Fibrosis News - Wed, 29 Oct 2014 13:48
|Pirfenidone: A Recently Approved Option for Patients With IPF|
AJMC.com Managed Markets Network - Wed, 29 Oct 2014 13:48
|5K for Cystic Fibrosis planned in Cordova|
All proceeds will benefit the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. “It's something that is close to my heart,” 5K organizer Ashley Gilbert said of her decision to earmark the funds raised for cystic fibrosis research. Participants are encouraged to wear ...
Daily Mountain Eagle - Fri, 24 Oct 2014 05:56
|Chemical screening unearths tannic acid as candidate for cystic fibrosis therapy|
Staphylococcus aureus (pictured), a major cause of infection in cystic fibrosis, could be targeted using tannic acid, research suggests. Cystic fibrosis (CF) is characterised by recurring lung infections that drive disease progression. Staphylococcus ...
The Pharmaceutical Journal - Tue, 28 Oct 2014 08:11
|MDL Provides New Prenatal Cystic Fibrosis Testing|
Medical Diagnostic Laboratories A novel Cystic Fibrosis testing technology that features next-generation DNA sequencing platforms has been launched by Medical Diagnostic Laboratories, L.L.C. Certified by the Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments ...
Cystic Fibrosis News Today - Fri, 24 Oct 2014 11:57
|Study Indicates Cystic Fibrosis Carrier Status in Females Not a Factor in IVF ...|
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - Oct 30, 2014) - Celmatix, a privately held personalized medicine company focused on maximizing lifelong fertility, today announced publication of a study evaluating the possible association between cystic fibrosis (CF ...
Marketwired (press release) - Thu, 30 Oct 2014 07:37